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Is it possible to configure the taskbar to auto-hide after a certain period of time in Raspbian “wheezy” soft-float?

I was able to do something similar for the cursor by downloading a application called "unclutter". Is there any way to do this for the taskbar?

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Right-click on the taskbar and select "Panel Settings". Click on the "Advanced" tab, and check "Minimize panel when not in use".

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    Follow up question, how do you programmatically set this setting? – Dylan Pierce Aug 7 '19 at 0:32
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FYI to have it gone all the time.

Edit the file /etc/xdg/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart

  1. comment out the line @lxpanel --profile LXDE-pi with # symbol

  2. reboot and the panel should disapear

Still working on Raspbian Buster


Find the original source here

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  • I believe this makes it disappear forever. – user96931 Apr 10 at 1:15
  • True, I've updated my answer to follow suit. This is the option I needed to use but realize that won't be true for everyone. – Gage Leighton Apr 11 at 20:05

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