dashboard

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by iSaygoodbye, Apr 6, 2009.

  1. iSaygoodbye macrumors 6502a

    iSaygoodbye

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    #1
    How do i turn off dashboard? i never use it and dont want it taking up memory
     
  2. r.j.s Moderator emeritus

    r.j.s

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    #2
    1. Open Terminal from the Utilites folder.

    2. Type:

    defaults write com.apple.dashboard mcx-disabled -boolean YES

    and press Enter.

    3. Restart the Mac and the Dashboard will be disabled.
     
  3. iSaygoodbye thread starter macrumors 6502a

    iSaygoodbye

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    #3
    i did that,restarted. the little arrow is under it saying its running,but when i click it nothing happens. does that mean it worked?
     

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