How to turn Mac OS X Dashboard off

To turn Dashboard off:
defaults write com.apple.dashboard mcx-disabled -boolean YES
To turn Dashboard on:
defaults write com.apple.dashboard mcx-disabled -boolean NO
You have to restart the Dock after making either change for it to take effect:
killall Dock
(Note: there should be no line breaks in those commands.)
credits from (http://lifehacker.com/182657/how-to-turn-mac-os-x-dashboard-off)

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