HTML view formatting not maintained?
I notice that when I edit templates or pages in HTML View, then switch to Normal View and back, my own source HTML formatting is changed. (Where I put carriage returns, or how I indent my own table elements.) The output of the HTML file is preserved, just not the formatting of the source.
I think the answer is that it happens in all versions. There has been lots discussion about it. Here are two topics
Fog Creek Home