That's really the reason I've been starting new threads. We need different topics so new folks can more easily see how it works. It really is MUCH better than the list format. Some of us have been doing this for years. Once you get used to it, it really makes the list management aggravating.
Maybe I'm looking in the wrong place, but I don't see the option to use custom avatar. I selected 'edit avatar' but then it just shows that I have the 'don't use avatars' button selected. The one I can't 'unselect'