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How to thank an Ask Different user that saved my MacBook Pro, as well as my personal finances from destruction?

I've pinged the user in chat, so chances are they will now read your message. For the general case, I'll reiterate the advice by one of Stack Exchange's founders: If you really want to thank someone ...
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How to thank an Ask Different user that saved my MacBook Pro, as well as my personal finances from destruction?

Flattered as I am now, it is also very satisfying to read that another usable laptop was saved from its premature fate in the dumpster. The environment would like to thank you back for 'repairing' ...
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How to thank an Ask Different user that saved my MacBook Pro, as well as my personal finances from destruction?

Recognizing someone here is a wonderful way to thank someone when you don't have an established account and you've already used the normal channels of a positive vote for the specific post in question....
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Why is the voting system on this site so severely broken and how to improve it?

As mentioned already in Why does Ask Different have such a low voting percentage? voting on AD sometimes doesn't work very well. My personal view on this is that there are just too few people caring ...
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Why is the voting system on this site so severely broken and how to improve it?

Just to answer with a bit of encouragement. Votes on meta don't mean you're wrong, just that people don't see a very narrow or very specific path forward. On the premise of "broken" I'm not sure I ...
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HappyMacUser and ConcernedMacUser

Technically - anyone can request a merge - use the contact us link at the bottom of any page and link the details you have here. In specific, moderators can sometimes tell if accounts should be ...
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