Cursor Set - Never-Lost Rainbow

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Never-Lost Rainbow Cursors

Never-Lost Rainbow
  • Published on October 25th 2007 by Kelinmiriel.
  • Released under the Attribution Required (CC by) license.
4.4 out of 5 stars. (20 reviews) Log-in to add your review.

This is a fairly complete set of 25 cursors designed to be easy to spot on any background. They're all animated, in rainbow colors, most with outlines of black and white.

Standard Windows pointers are tiny and easy to lose on a 1600x1200 monitor, and standard "large" Windows pointers are ugly. This is the first time I've created mouse pointers. I included some of my earlier versions as alternates. "Alternates" are not quite as highly visible, except for the "busy" cursor.

When Microsoft decided 32x32 was a good maximum size for cursors, and made their standard cursors smaller than maximum, screen resolutions were lower, and they were big enough. Not any more.

I wanted to share this set online for others with high screen resolutions who have the same problem I did, and these may also be useful for people with vision problems. Also to thank RealWorld Graphics for providing this nice free editor -- I didn't want to buy one, when I only intended to make this one set.

Update 1: Added 04c (busy) with semi-transparent grey in empty parts of the hourglass instead of completely transparent.

Update 2: Added 03a (work background) with semi-transparent fill in hourglass, like 04c.

Thank you, RealWorld! Hope somebody finds these useful.


Resources

by Kelinmiriel

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Recent reviews and comments

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user icon Anonymous on December 20th 2017

Truly fantastic work!
Was looking for big, bright animated cursors for my old 55 year old eyes to find in sea of high resolution desktops.
This is now on all my windows boxes!

user icon Anonymous on December 28th 2017

very cool and thanks :-) :-)

user icon Vini e Digo CHANNEL registered user on January 5th

4 out of 5 stars.

It is a good set, but haven't all cursors (alternative select), but good work. icon-image/14727-16x16x32.png image

user icon Deadlocked65 registered user on January 7th

5 out of 5 stars.

Nice work! The animations are good!

user icon adrenochromedream registered user on February 15th

5 out of 5 stars.

nicely done

user icon Anonymous on March 19th

cool

user icon Bob the builder registered user on March 27th

4.5 out of 5 stars.

nice, its rainbow and has great animation

user icon Anonymous on April 11th

I've been using these for a couple of years. Have vision issues and they helped a lot. Now have two really large monitors. Would there be a way to make these cursors even bigger?

user icon Anonymous on May 9th

Appreciate it! Keep up with the good work mates!

user icon SnortCZ registered user on June 24th

5 out of 5 stars.

Epic! It Is Really Good!
Pluses: A LOT Of Cursors, More Designs, (Edited) A Lot Of Cursor Types
Minuses: None
My Rating In Percent: 100.00%

user icon Anonymous