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When I open the launch bar the dock is always there taking up spaces. Is there a terminal command that allow me to hide this?

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What do you mean by "open then launch bar"? – Loïc Wolff Aug 14 '12 at 8:08
Even if you could hide it, the space wouldn't probably be used to display more icons. You can change the number of rows or columns with for example defaults write springboard-columns -int 8; killall Dock, but the maximum number of icons per page won't be increased. – user495470 Aug 14 '12 at 10:33
By launch bar do you mean Launchpad? – patrix Aug 14 '12 at 19:21
@patrix I guess so... – h__ Aug 15 '12 at 0:31

The easiest way to hide the Dock is to press Command+Option+D. Is there a specific reason you want to use a terminal command?

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Option-command-D doesn't do anything in Launchpad. – user495470 Aug 14 '12 at 10:19

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