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dock Animate launch
defaults write com.apple.dock launchanim -boolean
dock Expose minimizes desktop
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-olddesktop -boolean
dock Prevent changes to position
defaults write com.apple.dock position-immutable -boolean
dock Magnification
defaults write com.apple.dock magnification -boolean
dock Show Expose corners
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-showcorners -boolean
dock Prevent changes to min-effect preference
defaults write com.apple.dock min-effect-immutable -boolean
dashboardlauncher Ripple when placing widgets
defaults write com.apple.dock disable-ripple -boolean-neg
dock Screen Edge Position
defaults write com.apple.dock orientation -string
dock Dock Appearance
defaults write com.apple.dock no-glass -float
dock Prevent changes to min-in-place preference
defaults write com.apple.dock min-in-place-immutable -boolean
spaceslauncher Arrow key wraps
defaults write com.apple.dock workspaces-wrap-arrows -boolean
dock Dock pinning
defaults write com.apple.dock pinning -string
dock Bounce Applications
defaults write com.apple.dock no-bouncing -boolean-neg
dock Show "Quit" menu item
defaults write com.apple.dock QuitFinder -boolean
spaceslauncher Switch spaces when using Command-Tab
defaults write com.apple.dock workspaces-auto-swoosh -boolean
dock Highlight the arrow of the foremost application
defaults write com.apple.dock showforeground -
dock wvous-float-style
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-float-style -
dock Dim hidden apps
defaults write com.apple.dock showhidden -boolean
dock Prevent changes to Dock contents
defaults write com.apple.dock contents-immutable -boolean
dock Show only running applications
defaults write com.apple.dock static-only -boolean
dock Hot Corner: Top left
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-tl-corner -string
dock Show shadow
defaults write com.apple.dock showshadow -boolean
dock Always show trash as empty
defaults write com.apple.dock trash-full -boolean
dock Prevent changes to Dock size
defaults write com.apple.dock size-immutable -boolean
dock Enable single application mode
defaults write com.apple.dock single-app -boolean
dock Hot Corner: Top right
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-tr-corner -string
dock Autohide
defaults write com.apple.dock autohide -boolean
dock Show floating Expose button
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-floater -boolean
dock Prevent changes to autohide preference
defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-immutable -boolean
dock minimize-128
defaults write com.apple.dock minimize-128 -
dock Minimize effect
defaults write com.apple.dock mineffect -string
dock Highlight stack items on hover
defaults write com.apple.dock mouse-over-hilte-stack -boolean
dock tile-inset
defaults write com.apple.dock tile-inset -integer
dock Show all files in Dock menus
defaults write com.apple.dock AppleShowAllFiles -boolean
dock Prevent changes to magnification preference
defaults write com.apple.dock magnify-immutable -boolean
dock Hot Corner: Bottom left
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-bl-corner -string
dock Enable spring load on all Dock items
defaults write com.apple.dock enable-spring-load-actions-on-all-items -boolean
dock Hot Corner: Bottom right
defaults write com.apple.dock wvous-br-corner -string
dock Show Recent Applications as Stack
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add
dock Show favorite volumes stack
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add
dock Add Recents / Favorite Stack to Right Side
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add-multiple
spaceslauncher Delay for dragging windows between spaces
defaults write com.apple.dock wordspaces-edge-display -float
dock Add Recents / Favorite Stack to Left Side
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-apps -array-add-multiple
dock Add separator to right side
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add-multiple
dock Show Recent Documents as Stack
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add
dock Show Recent Servers as Stack
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add
dock Add separator to left side
defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-apps -array-add-multiple
dock Show Icons of hidden Applications semitransparent
defaults write com.apple.dock showhidden -boolean
dock Pinning
defaults write com.apple.dock pinning -string
dock Single App Mode
defaults write com.apple.dock single-app -boolean
dock Prevent changes to Dock contents for all users
defaults write /Library/Preferences/com.apple.dock contents-immutable -boolean
dock Auto Hide Other Apps on Fast User Switch
defaults write com.apple.dock single-app -boolean
dock Trash Full
defaults write com.apple.dock trash-full -boolean
dock Click and hold on application invokes Exposé
defaults write com.apple.dock show-expose-menus -boolean
dock Highlight stack items on hover (10.6)
defaults write com.apple.dock mouse-over-hilite-stack -boolean
dock Enable New List View in Stacks
defaults write com.apple.dock use-new-list-stack -boolean
dock Tile size
defaults write com.apple.dock tilesize -integer
dock Magnified icon size
spaceslauncher Edge dragging delay
defaults write com.apple.dock workspaces-edge-delay -float
dock Show other spaces' windows in Expose
dock disable multi-display swoosh animations
defaults write com.apple.dock workspaces-swoosh-animation-off -boolean-neg
dock Disable Expose
defaults write com.apple.dock mcx-expose-disabled -boolean
dock Always show the iTunes icon in notifications
defaults write com.apple.dock notification-always-show-image -boolean
dock Enable iTunes pop-up notifications
defaults write com.apple.dock itunes-notifications -boolean
dock Autohide Delay
defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-delay -float
dock (10.7) Enable the delay for showing the Dock in full screen
defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-fullscreen-delayed -bool
dock Change speed of hide animation
defaults write com.apple.dock autohide-time-modifier -float
Dock Change animation speed
defaults write com.apple.dock expose-animation-duration -float
dock Dock Appearance Clear
defaults write com.apple.dock hide-mirror -bool


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