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.

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user icon Anonymous on August 21st


user icon Steve registered user on August 21st

Doesn't work in Windows 11.

user icon Anonymous on August 28th

it is great

user icon VocableBeast registered user on September 1st

hey steve are u have windows 11?
im windows 10 pro

user icon Anonymous on September 1st

:-D 8-) :-D 8-)

learn code and we can us this softwera on windows 11

user icon StickyChannel92 contributing user on September 6th

@Steve who wrote:

Doesn't work in Windows 11.

because windows 11 is not released yet. it will be released by october 5

user icon Anonymous on September 9th

bro go to mouse settings then to additional mouse settings then click on pointers and apply this downloaded file

user icon Anonymous on September 15th

it dosent work on lenovo

user icon Anonymous about 4 hours ago

will it work for a Chromebook?

user icon hamburguesa uwu registered user about 2 hours ago

La descargue pero no se donde esta :-D me ayudan?

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