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Custom mouse cursors look terrible on Lenovo / Radeon R9 M275X / Win 8.1

On my Lenovo Y40 (Core i7 with AMD Radeon R9 M275X), the Windows cursors look fine but all of my custom cursors look pixilated. Is there any solution to this? I'm running Windows 8.1.
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How to flip mouse cursor?

I have switched to left hand mouse on my Windows 8.1 OS, anf I feel it uncomfortable with the mouse cursor slanting towards the left. Is there a way to somehow flip it horizontally so that it will be ...
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Adjust mouse cursor speed independently of scroll wheel speed

In Windows 8.1, there is one slider (hooray for simplicity) that adjusts both how many lines to scroll when using the scroll wheel, but also the mouse cursor speed. How do I adjust the two ...
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Windows mousepointer pointing up to the right

I have a bunch of mousepointers icons that I'm used to seeing in Windows 7: Two headed arrow pointing up and down for resizing vertically Two headed arrow pointing side to side for resizing ...
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How to make the windows alt-tab task switcher appear on the screen the pointer is at

I have a Windows 7 setup with two screens. I often use alt+tab to switch between windows but the app switcher dialog always appears on the main screen, which may be a different screen from the one ...
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Windows 8.1 VirtualBox: Mouse cursor is black ugly graphics-error style box

I have installed Windows 8.1 on VirtualBox on Ubuntu 14.04. It works, however I have a problem with the mouse-integration feature of the guest additions (4.3.24). Whenever, the pointer transforms ...
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Mouse cursor randomly clicks, double clicks and right clicks

I started having this problem couple weeks ago, my mouse cursor will behave as it has right clicked(opens up the context menu of whatever program I'm in), it also single clicks every couple seconds, ...
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Disappearing mouse cursor, Windows 8, HP Pavilion

I have a really annoying problem: I'll be in the middle of doing something (googling, compiling, disk maintenance, etc.) and my mouse cursor just disappears. I can sometimes bring it back after a ...
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How to make the mouse movement slower in Linux Mint Rebecca

How to make the mouse movement slower in Linux Mint Rebecca? Im using Cinnamon, but cannot find if there is Settings for mouse cursor movement? I found it quite fast than normal. How to make it a lil ...
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How to keep cursor in its place in MS word?

I am an MS word 2013 user; in my previous version of MS word, when I was writing something and meanwhile I wanted to check a reference at the end of my document, I moved the scroll by mouse and check ...
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I can click but cannot move my cursor

I'm running Windows 8.1, and my mouse has suddenly developed an issue. Specifically, the cursor is invisible, and can't be moved. I can click, but not move the cursor. I have tried my mouse in other ...
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Windows 8.1 mouse pointer changes won't stay in affect

Okay, when ever I change the mouse pointer it won't change. If I scroll down to look at the others in the theme and scroll back it's already gone back to the default (yes, I'm not scrolling through ...
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Settings Unix-like cursor context in Windows

For example in many Unix distributions, even if a window is not active (not clicked last), I can move my cursor over it and interact with it. However with Windows, I have to click it first. I would ...
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Synergy Mouse cursor jumps to center on server computer

I just downloaded synergy 1.5.1 onto my 2010 Macbook running on Mavericks (the server) and my 2006 iMac running on Snow Leopard (the client). Whenever I move the mouse cursor over to the client ...
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Is there a way to adjust mouse pointer speed for individual monitors?

Is there a way to adjust the mouse pointer speed for each individual monitor? I'm running two equally sized monitors, one is 4K, the other is 1080p, which means everything on the 1080p monitor is ...
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I can click with a mouse but not move a cursor

It happened suddenly. I have not installed anything new on my PC. I restarted it and then my mouse seems not to work. The cursor was in the middle of the screen and it was invisible. I was not able to ...
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Windows cursor for mouse cape

Do you know if a windows cursor exists for Mousecape. I have looked on google and I have been unable to find any that look like the one on Windows 8/10. If one does not exist could you make one or ...
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Cursor gets erroneous and hides in text areas after a while under Windows 8

After a while the mouse cursor gets funny shapes and hides in textboxes. Sometimes it fixes itself after a while, sometimes it's permanent. I don't know what can cause such a behaviour. I tried to ...
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How can I adjust only the vertical mouse sensitivity in Windows?

I've had a cheap Logitech M215 wireless mouse for years now. It still works perfectly. For my laptop, I've purchased a couple additional mouses- both Logitech- expecting the same performance. The ...
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Windows 8.1 Selection Box

OS: Windows 8.1 Okay, you know how when you click and drag your cursor across the desktop and a blue bordered box appears? Well my problem... I guess isn't that big, but I'd like to fix it. My ...
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Mouse movement with intertia

I'm looking for a program that makes your mouse more "velocity based", where your mouse movements apply "velocity" to the cursor and the it has friction and weight. Like how Minecraft's view handles ...
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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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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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I don't want my PC mouse pointer to stop at edges of the screen, instead it should appear on the other edge

I wonder if I can move the cursor to an edge of the screen and immediately pops out on the opposite edge..like as in "3DS Max" software UI, while changing values by dragging the combo box of 3ds max. ...
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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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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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How to move the cursor with the keyboard? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Controlling mouse pointer with keyboard I remember that I did it once, but I totally forgot (the truth is that I don't know how I did it). I here asking how to move ...
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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? [closed]

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