I joined the forum about three weeks ago and have made maybe 25 posts or so since joining. Now the BBS says I joined today! Looks like my Avatar (picture) disappeared along with other profile info.
There must have been an MySQL barf in the BBS when I logged in since there are some garbage characters tacked on the end of my user name.
Read in http://forums.adobe.com/community/general/forum_comments
Many comments about "oddities" with the forum software
Thanks for the info - at least one other user has had the exact same problem.
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