Originally posted on Techodyssey:
It is a hidden option that applies to version 0.6.2 which is the standard version in Fedora 19. To access it you need to start the terminal with the command ‘xfce4-terminal –drop-down’. The man page gives more details and suggests you bind that command to a keyboard shortcut. That way you can press the key to open the terminal and pressing it again will hide but not close the terminal. This means there is no need to add it to your sessions or Autostart. The first time the key is pressed will launch and open it. Further presses will reveal or hide it.
I would suggest binding it to F12. To do this right click on the desktop…
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