I did find that BBCodeXtra does not work in the Normal or Advanced Editiors.
I have tried your method several times since last night and found it works as you describe.
I am not sure what it was I read (scanned very quickly) or what the fuss was about.
( I do know something have been changed now and then since launch like the subject matter postsed in the Original Post of this thread - nothing is standing still at the moment)
7:45 PM Saturday; April 30, 2011
Please, if posting Logs, do not post any Log info after the line "Binary Images for iChat"
G4/1GhzDual MDD (Leopard 10.5.8) MacBookPro 2Gb( 10.6.7) , Mac OS X (10.6.7), "Limit the Logs to the Bits above Binary Images." No, Seriously
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