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image instead of cursor

ankur rathi
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How to replace mouse pointer (cursor) with an image?
I searched and found something like this, but it doesn't work:



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Muhammad Saifuddin
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have a look this rathi ji.. Change Mouse Pointer


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ankur rathi
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Originally posted by Saif uddin:
have a look this rathi ji.. Change Mouse Pointer


Thanks Saif. But the code given in that link also doesn't work:

:roll:
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You have to use a *.ani or *.cur file.

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ankur rathi
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Originally posted by Eric Pascarello:
You have to use a *.ani or *.cur file.

Eric


Thanks Eric. It worked.

But can't we convert any .gif or .bmp etc file into .ani or .cur file manually (just by changing the extension)?

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Originally posted by ankur rathi:
But can't we convert any .gif or .bmp etc file into .ani or .cur file manually (just by changing the extension)?

What happened when you tried it?


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ankur rathi
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Originally posted by Bear Bibeault:

What happened when you tried it?


Browser didn't recognise it as cursor file and didn't show in place of mouse pointer. :roll:
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Originally posted by ankur rathi:


Browser didn't recognise it as cursor file and didn't show in place of mouse pointer.


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