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Is there a way to make the cursor disappear while I type?

Is there a way to make the cursor disappear while I type?

It depends on which cursor.

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The mouse pointer (which is often appears as a cursor) is typically controlled
by the mouse settings in control panel. Exactly how varies depending on the manufacturer
of your mouse, but for example on my machine (with a Microsoft Bluetooth wireless
mouse) it’s in Control Panel, Mouse,

Pointer Options tab. In
there is a checkbox for Hide pointer while typing.

I’ve not been able to find an option to make the system cursor (also known
as a caret) disappear while typing.

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7 comments on “Is there a way to make the cursor disappear while I type?”

  1. I cannot recall how to make the cursor disappear when I am typing. I believe there is a control panel or preference setting somewhere for this, but I have forgotten where is is. Can you point me to the place where these settings can be made?

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  2. go to control pannel then printers and other hardware then mouse then it will open up a window on
    mouse properties then click on the pointer options tab and the seecond line from the bottom will be hide pointer while typing and check it

    Reply
  3. hi, i was looking at this persons myspace pics, and whenever i rolled the mouse over them, the pics turned into the mirrored version of that pic. it just turns from right to left, and i wanted to know how i can do that with my pics?

    thanks for anything. 🙂

    Reply

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