Palette Auto-hide Speed

Palette Auto-hide Speed

Win32 and 64, English

JTB World Inc.
Be able to change the time it takes to show/hide or roll-up/roll-out the palette windows in Autodesk® AutoCAD®.

General Usage Instructions

Run JTBWPaletteAutoHideSpeed and then close AutoCAD.

Make changes to the settings, click OK. Start AutoCAD to see the effect on palettes that are set to Auto-hide.

Roll-up speed is the time it takes to show the palette.

Roll-out is the time it takes to hide the palette.

The “holdopen” delay is an additional delay that keeps the palette open for a specified time when it is opened programmatically; if the mouse does not move over it in this time it automatically rolls back up.



Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description


Change the time it takes to show/hide or roll-up/roll-out the palette windows in AutoCAD. Close AutoCAD after the app is started before clicking on OK.


The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app/plug-in. OR, simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin. You may need to restart the Autodesk product to activate the app/plug-in.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button. OR

On Windows 10 Version 1703 or later press Windows+I on the keyboard to access Settings or click the lower-left Start button on the desktop to expand Start Menu, and then select Settings in it. Click on Apps. On Windows 7/8.1/10 (older than Version 1703) click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features or Control Panel > Add or Remove Programs.

Additional Information

For further documentation visit JTB World's Palette Auto-hide Speed page.

Known Issues

Some have reported that AutoCAD 2011 and 2012 might have a problem accepting some of the settings.

CADWorx users might not get this app working due to CADWorx overriding these settings.


Company Name: JTB World Inc.
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Author/Company Information

JTB World Inc.

Support Information

For support visit our Contact page.

Version History

Version Number Version Description


Added support for Autodesk® AutoCAD® 2021. No change in version number.


Digital signing of LSP file (no version number change)


Added support for AutoCAD® 2016 (no version number change)

Added digital signatures on LSP, EXE and MSI files


Added support for AutoCAD® 2010 and verticals that now save these settings with the profile. Only the current profile is updated.

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