Excellent advice, furbies. I'm pretty sure everyone thinks I am a crazy paranoid backup person, but after you've seen the worst outcomes happen a few times, paranoia seems reasonable.
Heh. Well, I'm really glad you commented! It's interesting for sure to know how it works in Yosemite. I appreciate it.
Hey Scott! On my Mac (running El Cap) just using Option doesn't bring up the Debug menu—only Shift-Option does that. What OS are you running? —Melissa
Thanks! Fortunately, my battery is OK for now…which is good, considering that the machine isn't even two months old.
Hey geoduck! Apparently so. I just called my local Apple Store to confirm that. —Melissa
Thanks for reading, BurmaYank! And you too, Lee! —Melissa
Aw, thank you, Brutno! I appreciate the kind words. Happy new year right back atcha!
You're welcome, geoduck! Thanks for reading my tips.
Ha! Gotta rep all of my favorite shows.