Make the Mouse pointer Orange

  • The software cursor feature works only on Windows
  • To get an Orange mouse you need to click Use software mouse
  • When this is unchecked the mouse will be blue on Windows like this
  • When checked the cursor will match the screen
  • This option is not enabled by default, because some people reported me that when they play games with this feature on the game cursor disappears which is unacceptable to be by default.

Iris cursor issue fix (Dec 7, 2019)

Works only on Windows

If you have Iris turned on and the cursor doesn’t appear or shows up bright and not affected by Iris follow one of these instructions:

  • go to Advanced view, Settings menu, and check the Use low-level Color API box
  • go to Advanced view, System menu, and check the Use software mouse cursor box

Don’t forget to Save settings

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Make my cursor orange on Windows

Make my cursor orange on macOS

  • Some versions of macOS automatically also change the cursor. We don’t have a solution for other versions that don’t. On Windows, we have a feature Use software cursor which does this but it doesn’t work on macOS or Linux