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 July 25th

mai windows 2014 im greece makedonia

:-D ;-)

user icon Anonymous on August 24th

WHAT i want to change mine why cant it be the latest one windows 8 coz i have windows 8

user icon joebest2004 registered user on September 4th

im windows 7

user icon joebest2004 registered user on September 7th

it works on windows 7

user icon IN registered user on September 10th

i can't figure out crap XD :-D

user icon MisterD registered user on September 28th

you only need to go to ,systemcontrol,-,designs,-,change mouse,-,search for mouses,
i know how to do it so easy
or you just use rw cursor editor! 8-)

user icon Anonymous on October 1st

uh which one wrorks with windows 8? :-(

user icon Vlasta site administrator on October 1st

Both, the 64-bit one works with 64-bit Windows 8, the 32-bit works with 32-bit Windows 8.

user icon Anonymous on October 3rd

But is it viris/trojan free?

user icon Anonymous on October 15th

:-) :-D

user icon Anonymous
I wish there were...