Disable Mac OS X Dashboard

defaults write com.apple.dashboard mcx-disabled -boolean YES; killall Dock
Dashboard is OS X utility application. When you hit F12, Dashboard springs forward, dimming the background, some people have claimed memory or performance problems. In my case, I just don't use it, there may be other reasons you?d rather not have Dashboard available. Change YES to NO to restore the previous functionality.

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By: starchox
2009-02-17 23:22:24

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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