What is a mouse pointer?

Answer A mouse pointer is the actual cursor that the computer user will see on the computer screen. The mouse pointer can change into a variety of shapes as an indication of the computer's current action.... Read More »

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Mouse pointer moving on its own when on the mouse pad?

Remove the back cover and clean the rollers where the ball sits. I use cotton tips with alcohol. If its really dirty, you may have to scrape the built up kunk.

How do I change a mouse pointer?

Access Mouse Cursor PropertiesGo to the Start menu. Click "Control Panel." Search the list for "Mouse." Click the icon to open the properties. A new dialog window will appear.Select Your SchemeLook... Read More »

How to Hide the Mac Mouse Pointer?

One problem with older Apple computers is that when you're watching an enlarged video your mac mouse pointer will still appear on the screen. Even if you try and move the pointer to the bottom of t... Read More »

How do I change the mouse pointer on a Mac?

Apple's Built-in OptionsOpen "System Preferences" and click on "Universal Access." Select the "Mouse & Trackpad" tab to change the cursor size. The default is the smallest (also considered "Normal"... Read More »