#Autohide delay

Change the Dock opening delay.

  • Tested on macOS:
    • Big Sur
    • Catalina
    • Mojave
  • Parameter type: float

#Requirements

#Set to0.5(default value)

defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-delay -float 0.5 && killall Dock
  • By default, the Dock only opens if the mouse doesn't move for 0.5 seconds

#Set to0

defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-delay -float 0 && killall Dock
  • Remove the autohide delay, the Dock appears instantly

#Read current value

defaults read com.apple.dock autohide-delay

#Delete current value

defaults delete com.apple.dock autohide-delay && killall Dock