A simple way to change cursors

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Change Cursor 2.0

July 11th 2006


Tired of opening the mouse control panel when you want to test your new cursors?

This free tool lets switch cursor in a few seconds. Just right-click on an .cur or .ani file and choose the appropriate item from the context menu. The tool displays previews of currently selected cursors for easier navigation.

Application is compatible with Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, and x64 Windows editions. Please scroll down for download and installation instructions.


Change cursor from Explorer contet menu (screenshot).
This Windows shell extension lets you quickly change active mouse cursors from context menu.

What's new in version 2.0

  • .msi installer/uninstaller (uninstall using Control panel)
  • Abitility to change the handwriting cursor.
  • Change multiple cursors at once by applying a Cursor Scheme. Schemes can be imported, exported or modified (in Notepad).


Note: The application is provided as is, without warranty of any kind. Authors are not responsible for any damage.

Version 2.0 from July 11th 2006

Note: if you are using 64-bit edition of Windows, you must use the 64-bit version of Cursor Changer. The tool integrates with Explorer and Windows cannot mix 32 bit and 64 bit code in one process.

Other resources

Create your own cursors using our free cursor maker.

Download and upload static and animated cursors to the library of cursors.

Recent comments

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user icon Anonymous on January 26th

does this work on windows 10 or 11?

user icon Manzano Pérez registered user on January 28th

wow :-o

user icon Anonymous on February 1st

January 2024 and still working haha :-D

user icon Anonymous on February 3rd

crazy this is still up all these later lmao :-D

user icon Anonymous on February 6th

Guys how you really work this cursor? i been trying ALL DAY

Yeah how you work it? I dont really understand how to work this! I really want to have a rainbow cursor but I dont really understand what the ? SAYING!

Every single time i try to download the cursor to change it IT ALWAYS SAY ITS BLOCKED! :-(

user icon Anonymous on February 7th


user icon Anonymous on February 8th

it's windows 7- ??????

user icon Anonymous on February 14th


user icon Anonymous on February 14th

What windows is it? :-D

user icon Anonymous on February 22nd

it does not work :-(

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