# Autohide animation time

Change the Dock opening and closing animation times.

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

# Requirements

# Set to 0.5 (default value)

defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-time-modifier -float 0.5 && killall Dock
  • By default, the Dock opening and closing animations take 0.5 seconds

# Set to 2

defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-time-modifier -float 2 && killall Dock
  • Increase the Dock animation time

# Set to 0

defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-time-modifier -float 0 && killall Dock
  • Remove the Dock autohide animation

# Read current value

defaults read com.apple.dock autohide-time-modifier

# Delete current value

defaults delete com.apple.dock autohide-time-modifier && killall Dock