Duplication of words in Posted Small Basic Code RRS feed

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  • When using the Format Code Block function from the toolbar  in posting Small Basic code, some words get duplicated, eg. x -> xx, GraphicsWindow -> GraphicsWindowGraphicsWindow. This means that code cut and pasted from the forum does not work. As Small Basic is intended for beginners, this is important as it could put them off.
    Sunday, February 1, 2009 12:14 PM

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  • Yes, this is an old bug that seems unsolvable.  Posting code to a MSFT forum has never not been a problem.  Try the Select Language combobox, start with VB.  Practice in the Sandbox forum.  If that doesn't work out, I can only recommend using FireFox, you can just copy and paste code into your post without having to use the Format Code Block option.  Recommended.

    Hans Passant.
    Sunday, February 1, 2009 1:01 PM