Dear mikezonealarm:

AOL uses IE but when you installed those reading and math programs, the Mozilla browser was probably installed because it provides the GUI for the programs. Make sure by checking in the Programs tab of the Program Control panel. There is only one other thing I can think of to check. In the Programs tab, find the Launch Anywhere GUI, right click it, click Options, and in the Program Options dialog box, Security tab, under Advanced Program Control section, enable, Allow Application Interaction.

Please post your results.