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Mouse cursor (pointer) changes when using remote desktop?

I have Windows 7 Professional on my laptop. I have Windows 7 Home Premium on my desktop. I often use "Remote Desktop Connection" to access my laptop from my Desktop. Usually this works great. Today, ...
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How to make my 2000 dpi mouse go faster? [duplicate]

I recently bought a 2000dpi mouse just like this one: http://www.ncix.com/detail/elephant-wem-1018-nighthawk-gr-glass-cc-82466.htm The problem is that is going really really slow. How can I fix this ...
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How to make my mouse go faster?

I had an old Omega mouse. A really cheap one and it got broken. Now I bought an Elephant 2000 DPI mouse and it is going really really slow. Almost half the speed of my other mouse. I checked ...
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java graphics are displayed incorrectly when I mouse over them

I've been having a problem on my laptop running Vista Home Premium. Whenever I run a java program, such as Acrobat, Skype, or applets in a browser, and I move the mouse pointer over its window, the ...
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inkscape causes permanent waiting cursor

I am running Inkscape 0.48.4 r9939 on Linux Mint 16 ("Petra") with Compiz as my window manager. Whenever I open Inkscape, as soon as I click anywhere using the selection tool, the mouse cursor ...
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Locking a Wacom/graphics tablet to one screen and the mouse to another (Dual Monitor Setup)

Does anyone have a solution to lock input from your graphics tablet to one screen and your mouse to another? It's easy to do it for the Wacom tablet because the software that comes with it allows you ...
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display the default windows mouse cursor always visible on the screen

I have a problem, I have disabled (hide) ArtRage default cursor because it is to big (any of them) and it gets recorder by camtasia (even if I turn on camtasia option> hide cursor), so now I dont have ...
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Touchpad mouse pointer disappeared after external mouse connection

I used before many times Logitech m325 with VPCF11 sony laptop windows 8.1 Last time I inserted its usb stick mouse pointer blinked, erratically moved and disappeared. I rebooted machine and it ...
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Is there a Linux cursor that has a (semi-transparent) Halo

There are certainly a LOT of Linux cursor themes out there. My problem is that most are useless for me as I'm partially sighted. Limited time means I can't try them all, either. The biggest problem ...
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Two mice, two pointers, one mac

I've been looking for a way to have two mouse pointers on my Mac, like this article: http://ohsonline.com/Articles/2004/01/TwoFisted-Mousing.aspx I've found these threads but no success: Using ...
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Use 2 Mouse Cursors on the same Computer

I understand that questions like this have being answered before, however mine is slightly different. Basically I run automated tests which mean that the mouse cursor is moving around the screen ...
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Mouse pointer missing in SSH windows

I have a problem with the mouse pointer when I use SSH to launch a remote window. I run ssh -CY somehost and then run some command that opens a new window. When the mouse pointer enters that new ...
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Inverted Mouse on Secondary monitor

After rotating my Primary monitor 90 degrees (Portrait), the mouse is inverted on the (landscape) secondary monitor, how can I fix this? Even my tech cannot figure it out.
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Very coarse mouse control in Synergy

I have two computers, a Macbook Air (OS X 10.8) and a Desktop running Fedora 17. I am using Synergy to share the Mac's keyboard and mouse between the two. The keyboard works great but for some reason ...
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Making cursor position animation more in-your-face

I can set this: Mouse Properties -> Pointer Options -> Visibility -> Show location of pointer when I press the CTRL key but on six 24" screens the little circle this produces is often not large enough ...
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How do I create .cur and .ani custom cursors for Windows 7

I am trying to figure out how to make custom mouse cursors for Windows 7. I understand that the preferred file format is in .ani and .cur - however I have yet to find a legitimate program that will ...
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Visual Studio 2010 - Text cursor disappearing

I'm just editing .cs usual classes and my text cursor is often becoming usual cursor. This doesn't make VS useless, but is pissing me off. There is some hock to restart the cursor without need to ...
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How to install ComixCursors (or other x-cursor themes) in Ubuntu via shell script?

This question has two parts: How to install an x-cursor-theme in Ubuntu via a bash shell script. The cursor theme is not expected to be in the repositories. How to actually make the new theme become ...
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Mouse pointer on my MacBook moves by itself

Starting today, my mouse cursor is moving by itself. Here's a video of it: http://screencast.com/t/FxpuuEk2ehf I use a MacBook Pro with an external display and a magic mouse. The laptop is ...
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My mouse icon is messed on my computer

My mouse cursor has decided to randomly display what appears to be half an 'X' whenever the resize window cursor is displayed. I have circled it in red in this image. It is driving me nuts! I am ...
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Is it possible to have two pointers (cursors) on my Mac?

Is there a software out there that will allow two mouse pointers (cursors) on my Mac? Note that I don't just want to connect two mice, I want two pointers, each controlled by a mouse. This is the ...
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Is it possible to “extend” the cursor crosshairs in photoshop?

I'm trying to draw a marquee around an image so I can cut it out, but it's near-impossible to accurately get the first corner aligned properly with the boundaries of the area I'm trying to select. ...
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Ubuntu mouse cursor broken

In certain applications in Ubuntu, my mouse cursor becomes a square (more or less transparent with some pixels being black)! Why is it only happening in some applications (i.e. Kile and Inkspace)? ...
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Why doesn't my cursor in Windows 7 show up on both monitors at the same time?

My computer is currently set up with two monitors in extended desktop mode. If I place my cursor between two monitors in Windows 7 I can only see the mouse on one monitor or the other. It seems like ...
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Hiding mouse cursor on Mac OS X when using Synergy

When using Synergy on my Mac, if my mouse leaves the screen, the cursor jumps to the middle. Sometimes this is a problem because the cursor can obscure the middle of the screen, trigger a hover ...
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Windows Vista: Prevent mouse cursor blink on print screen or screen capture

I have a program that makes a repeated screen capture,, but it makes my cursor blink. This is annoying. Can it be prevented?
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Screenshot tools that include the mouse cursor?

For tutorial screenshots it would be really helpful to have the mouse cursor in the picture, but I found the usually known screenshot tools all hide the cursor from the screenshot. So, are there any ...
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Making the mouse cursor disappear?

On windows, what is the shortcut key that makes the mouse cursor disappear? I used to know this combination but now I can't find it. When you press it, the cursor completely disappears, even if you ...
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cursor BIG HOT SPOT

Is it possible to enlarge the cursor hot spot? Standard it's only one pix, how about 4 or 8 pix hot spot? I need it for shooting games. Thanks