How to Keep Dock Visible on Mac

Method 1. Deactivate Auto-hide Dock Go to System Preference. Click on the Apple logo at the top left corner of your screen, and from the drop-down, click on System Preferences to open the options. Select Dock and Menu Bar. Our focus is on the Dock and Menu bar options. ... Uncheck Auto-hide.

If you’re a Mac user, you might have noticed that the Dock disappears and reappears when you move your mouse over it. Similarly, the menu bar or toolbar can also disappear on its own. While the feature can be useful, some users might find it annoying. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to keep the Dock visible all the time, along with the menu bar or toolbar.

To get started, click on the Apple icon on the top left corner of your screen. Next, click on the second option, which is System Preferences. Alternatively, you can also access System Preferences from your Dock.

Once you’re in System Preferences, find the option that says Dock and Menu. If you have a newer version of macOS, you’ll see the option Dock and Menu. However, if you have an older version, you’ll only see Dock. Click on the Dock and Menu option.

You’ll see a lot of options, but the one you need to find is “Automatically hide and show the Dock.” If this option is checked, the Dock will disappear when you’re not using it. Uncheck this option if you want the Dock to be visible all the time. Similarly, if you want the menu bar or toolbar to be visible all the time, find the option “Automatically hide and show the menu bar” in the General section of System Preferences.

Now you know how to keep the Dock and menu bar/toolbar visible all the time on your Mac. No more disappearing and reappearing!


How do I keep the Dock from disappearing on my Mac?
Click on the Apple menu in the top-left corner of your Mac's screen.Select System Preferences.Click on Dock or Dock &, Menu Bar.See if the box next to Automatically hide and show the Dock is checked. If it is, there's your answer. Simply uncheck it by clicking on the box.
Why won't my Dock stay on my screen Mac?
How to keep the Mac Dock appearing on screen? Open the Apple Logo >, System Preferences >, Dock or Dock &, Menu Bar to keep your Mac Dock visible. Select the location on the screen where your Dock will appear, then uncheck the box that says 'Automatically hide and reveal the Dock. '
How do I automatically hide and show the Dock on my Mac?
Click on the Apple Icon in the top left corner of the screen, then choose System Preferences. On the new System Preferences window, select Dock. On the Dock window, check or uncheck the Automatically hide and show the Dock option to your preference. The setting is automatically saved.