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Customize Cursor For Chrome and Windows 8, 10

Customize Cursor For Chrome and Windows 8, 10

A computer is a wonderful piece of equipment. It provides you with entertainment, education, and work convenience. Before the introduction of personal computers, all office paperwork was done on typewriters. When there was a mistake, then a piece of paper got wasted. Now, due to personal computers, all mistakes can be corrected without wasting paper. You can point out anything by using cursor.

This article is about custom cursors, which allows you to change the cursor in your desired design. In this article, we will tell you all about adding a chrome extension to your browser. So, keep reading to find out more.

What is a cursor and Custom Servers?

The cursor is an arrow, which moves on the screen of the computer when you move the mouse. The location of the cursor allows you to click the tabs and icons on the screen. A cursor has two functions, which are completed by the two buttons of the mouse. The right-click opens a menu, which includes options to explore. And the left click enters the option on the computer screen. Almost all cursors in every operating system are represented by an arrow. But you can customize it in the form of a hand or another option available. You must keep reading this article to know-how.

How to use a custom cursor in Windows 8 and 10?

How to use a custom cursor in Windows 8 and 10

The process is simple, and you need to follow the steps.

  • Click on the window button.
  • After that, you need to go to the control panel.
  • In the control panel, you need to click the settings.
  • The settings app can also be opened by pressing the window button and I button simultaneously.
  • In the settings app, you will find the mouse accessory.
  • There will be an option of customizing the cursor option.
  • When you click the customize button, then it will open the graphics.
  • Now, you can choose the graphics from the menu.
  • After the selection, you must click apply, then ok.
  • Now, you have a custom cursor.

How to use custom cursor only for Chrome?

How to use custom cursor only for Chrome

You can customize the cursor only for the Chrome browser. The steps are as follows.

  • Open the Chrome browser.
  • Go to Google.com.
  • Search for custom cursor extension for Chrome.
  • The search result will give you the link to the extension.
  • Now, you must download the extension.
  • It will take a few moments, depending upon your internet connection.
  • After downloading the extension, you must install the extension.
  • After installation, you will see a custom cursor option in the Chrome toolbar.
  • If you want to change the cursor, then click on the cursor option.
  • It will open all the available cursor graphics.
  • Now, you must choose a cursor. And your mouse pointer will be changed only in Chrome.
  • If you want to come back on the default cursor, then you must click on the “default cursor” option in the toolbar.
  • Your cursor comes back to the default shape.
  • If you want to add more graphics in the cursor menu, then you must visit the official website of custom cursors.
  • You can download plenty of cursor graphics from the official website.
  • After downloading the cursor graphics, you need to add them in Chrome.
  • And it will be done by the add option in the toolbar under the customize cursor option.
  • You can add as many cursors as you want.
  • Some curser graphics are free to download. But some graphics require you to pay for them.

How to change the size of the cursor?

How to change the size of the cursor

You need to follow the steps.

  • Open your computer.
  • Go to the control panel.
  • You need to click on the ease of access option.
  • Under the ease of access center, there will be an option of “change how my mouse works.”
  • You need to click on that option.
  • You will be presented with two options in the next menu.
  • One option will be the “size” option. You can choose the size of your cursor.
  • The other option will be the “color” option. You can choose the color of the cursor.
  • After choosing the size and color, you must click “ok”.
  • It will change the size of the cursor and color of the cursor.

How to get rid of a custom cursor?

You need to follow the steps.

  • Open your computer.
  • Go to the control panel.
  • You need to click on the settings app.
  • In the settings app, there will be an option for the mouse.
  • You need to click on that option.
  • It will open all the themes of cursors.
  • Click on the theme you want to delete.
  • After that, press the delete button.
  • The theme will be deleted.
  • You can select the default cursor to get back to the initial cursor option.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: How to get back to the default cursor in Chrome?

Ans: You need to go to the Chrome toolbar. There will be an option of default cursor in the toolbar. You need to click on the default option. Your cursor will move back to default after clicking ok.

Q2: How do I use a custom cursor in Chrome?

Ans: You need to follow the steps.

  • You need to go to the Chrome web store.
  • Search for custom cursors on the web-store.
  • When you find it, then click on the “Add to Chrome”.
  • It will add cursor on Chrome.
  • After that, you need to add the cursor extension.
  • After the installation of the extension, you can use the new cursor on Chrome.

Q3:   How do I use a downloaded cursor?

Ans: You need to follow the steps.

  • Go to the start menu.
  • You need to open the control panel.
  • In the control panel, you need to double click on the mouse.
  • You need to switch to the pointer tab.
  • You need to select a cursor to modify in the browser.
  • So, navigate to the downloaded cursor.
  • Select the downloaded cursor and click ok.