How to hide OS X dock with a keyboard shortcut.

How to hide mac dockIt can be a pain to go into System Preferences every time you want to hide the dock. Instead, try this:

  • Hold down Command and Option keys, and then press the D key.

You should see the dock slide away. This is especially useful when you want to temporarily hide the dock for extra screen real estate.


  • jacpat

    A great tip! Thanks for posting it.

  • jacpat

    A great tip! Thanks for posting it.

  • bhagavat purana das

    Which is the
    OPTION key?