Ask questionsMinimum width too large on MacOS



This repository is for reporting bugs with the Docker Desktop for Mac software, which we respond to on a best-effort basis.

Support requests in this repository (i.e., trouble installing or using the software) will be ignored, but personalized support is available to Docker Pro and Team customers at, and community support is available from the Docker community Slack (

Issues without sufficient detail to debug them will be closed. They generally need a clear title and description, steps to reproduce, and a diagnostics ID. See for how to generate a diagnostics ID either from inside the app or from the command line.


<!-- Click these checkboxes after submitting, or place an "x" in them. -->

  • [x ] I have tried with the latest version of Docker Desktop
  • [x ] I have tried disabling enabled experimental features
  • [ ] I have uploaded Diagnostics
  • Diagnostics ID:

Expected behavior

Entire desktop window is visible on-screen.

Actual behavior

Window width cannot be reduced enough to make the entire window visible


<!-- Please, help us understand the problem. For instance:

  • Is it reproducible?
  • Is the problem new?
  • Did the problem appear with an update?
  • A reproducible case if this is a bug, Dockerfiles FTW. -->
  • macOS Version: 11.4
  • Intel chip or Apple chip: Intel
  • Docker Desktop Version: 3.5.2

Steps to reproduce the behavior

  • Change display scaling from default to "looks like 1280x800".
  • Move dock from bottom of screen to the left side.
  • Maximize the Docker Desktop window.
  • Right side of window is not visible.

Screen Shot 2021-07-16 at 21 06 48

Screen Shot 2021-07-16 at 21 03 57


Answer questions StefanScherer

Thanks @tonytx05 for the report and details how to reproduce. I'll close this ticket as it's a duplicate of #5847 where we track the issue and post further updates.

Stefan Scherer StefanScherer @docker Erlangen, Germany Engineering manager @docker, Microsoft MVP, Retired Docker Captain
Github User Rank List