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Is there a way to change the amount of time you have to click and hold on a Dock icon to activate Dock Expose? or maybe tie the right click to activate it?

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None of the tweaking applications (Onyx, Cocktail, etc.) have this preference, so assume it may be non-existant. – Martín Marconcini Aug 28 '10 at 0:19
I'm surprised-Dock Exposé is relatively fast in my opinion. – JFW Sep 28 '10 at 12:06

I'm not aware of a setting for just clicking on the icon with the mouse other than a default for turning it off...

defaults write show-expose-menus -boolean

You can change the behaviour of when you drag a file onto a dock icon though...

Go to Finder Preferences and at the bottom of the general tab there is "Spring-Loaded folders and windows"

You can dis/enable it and change the delay time.

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