That looks like the Character view. Make sure you have the Paragraph view.
Thanks, Ellis. I thought this was Paragraph view. How does one invoke Paragraph view?
I feel like such a dumbleton here. I've just recently upgraded from a very old version and everything is so different here.
Oh, nevermind. I found it. There is a toggle button on the control panel that controls whether the text controls are in Character or Paragraph mode. I believe the default is Character mode.
Here is the first section of Character mode:
Here is the first section of Paragraph mode:
All's well. (For now.)
When you have the Text tool selection, there are two modes. At the left end of the Control panel, click the "A" icon to choose Character Formatting. Click the "P" (paragraph symbol icon) to choose Paragraph Formatting. The bulleting feature is a paragraph formatting feature.
Thank you so much, Steve. Have a great night (or morning, depending on what side of the orb you're on).