Change Dock Animation on OSX

Remove Dock Animation Completely

  • defaults write autohide-time-modifier -int 0;killall Dock

Reset Dock Animation

  • defaults delete autohide-time-modifier;killall Dock

Set an Ultra-Fast Dock Hide & Display Animation

  • defaults write autohide-time-modifier -float 0.12;killall Dock

Apply commands in a terminal window etc etc.

About Greg Ferro

Greg Ferro is a Network Engineer/Architect, mostly focussed on Data Centre, Security Infrastructure, and recently Virtualization. He has over 20 years in IT, in wide range of employers working as a freelance consultant including Finance, Service Providers and Online Companies. He is CCIE#6920 and has a few ideas about the world, but not enough to really count.

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  • Kenji

    Love the ultra fast dock

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