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Eeeeek - what happened to my @ salutation?

I just commented on a question and I tried to add @BDuelz: in front of it but it got truncated.

How come?

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marked as duplicate by mmyers Jul 18 '11 at 17:46

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@BDuelz: Is seems to work here – PeeHaa Jul 18 '11 at 17:39

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This is because you were probably commenting to the OP and the exchange now strips @ tags when you are commenting straight to the poster and noone else posted yet.

For example try posting below with the @Neal tag and you will see what I mean.

Here is a link all about it: Don't remove the @ part of my comment

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AHA! Ok I see. Can you please post a link to the info about the change if you can find it. Thanks! – PeeHaa Jul 18 '11 at 17:42
@PeeHaa -- see the link I added to my answer. – amanaP lanaC A nalP A naM A Jul 18 '11 at 17:43

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