Windows 10 lets you customize your mouse cursor in addition to adjusting color and scale, or making it easier to see. You can modify the pointer theme or even download cursor themes and install them. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to update the Windows 10 Mouse Cursor Theme.

Update Windows 10 Mouse Cursor Theme

To update the Windows 10 Mouse Cursor Theme, follow this procedure step by step.

Click the Search button on the taskbar. Type Settings in the search box and then click the Settings option as the following image is showing.

As soon as you click the Settings option, the Windows Settings screen will appear as follows.

Click the Devices option from the Windows Settings screen as highlighted in the above image. As you click the Devices option, the following screen will appear.

As you can see that the screen is divided into two parts. Select the Mouse option from the left side of the screen as highlighted in the above image. Then the following screen will appear in front of you.

Click the Additional mouse options option from the right side of the screen as highlighted in the above image. The following dialogue box will appear.

Click the Pointers tab and then click the Scheme drop down to choose the option of your choice.

You can also create a custom cursor scheme. Open the Additional mouse options. The following dialogue box will appear.

Click the Pointers tab. Then choose a pointer type and click the Browse button as highlighted in the above image. As you click the Browse button, the following dialogue box will appear.

Click on any cursor with which you want to replace the current cursor and click the Open button as highlighted in the above image. Then the following dialogue will appear again.

Click the Save as button as highlighted in the above image. The following dialogue box will appear after this.

Type name of Cursor scheme as per your choice and then click the OK button as highlighted in the above image. After that, click the Apply and then OK button as the following image is showing.

Conclusion

By following this procedure, you will be able to change your mouse cursor theme on Windows 10.

How to update the Windows 10 Mouse Cursor Theme
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

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