Cursor Hider

Cursor Hider was renamed to Active Cursor.

Cursor Hider 1.08.2 - download (269Kb)

Shareware. Limitations: nag screen on startup, not available Caps Lock and Scroll Lock for launching application and setup the quantity of the keystrokes before cursor hiding.

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Platform: Windows 95/98/NT/2000

Description: Cursor Hider program hides mouse cursor, while you are working with keyboard. Cursor hides two keystrokes after. Move mouse and mouse cursor will show on screen.
See tray icon (arrow) for status cursor: is on - arrow is white, is off (invisible) - arrow is transparent.

Make double click on Num Lock, Caps Lock or Scroll Lock (as double click on mouse button) to launch frequently used applications. Select menu item "Options" for setup that. Click check box make available key (for example Num Lock), then  to press button with folder image for selecting application for launching by double click 

New features in version 1.05: Windows NT/2000 support, the launched applications are going to foreground under Windows98/2000, available setup the quantity of the keystrokes before cursor hiding (in registered version).

New features in version 1.06: Move mouse pointer to application icon in tray area and click left mouse button to disable/enable work Cursor Hider (for compatible with some applications). In popup menu that feature is available too.
Add features for hiding cursor after mouse idle some time.
Some bugs are fixed.

New features in version 1.07: New feature for prevent conflicts with others applications. 

New features in version 1.08.1: New methods to hide mouse pointer. More stable and compatible with other applications. new
Set method in "0" to hide only system cursors, not by the applications defined cursors (such as in MS Excel). Set method in "1..8" to hide any kinds of cursors. The number is setting direction to move cursor out of screen. Use that setting to prevent conflicts with other applications (Screen savers and other).

Install and uninstall is available.

Install: Download zip archive from our site and unzip into any directories. Run Setup.exe. Setup program add link to StartUp folder and Cursor Hider will be loading at start of your system now.

Uninstall previous version before install new version.

Uninstall: Use "MyComputer" -> "Control Panel" -> "Add/Remove program" applet to uninstall Cursor Hider.

Screenshots Cursor Hider

Mouse cursor on screen See left to right: Keyboard layout, monitor settings, audio settings, Cursor Hider icon is in "On" position - cursor on screen, e-messenger icon, current time.

Mouse cursor off screen See left to right: Keyboard layout, monitor settings, audio settings, Cursor Hider icon in "Off" position - no cursor on screen, e-messenger icon, current time.

Cursor Hider is disabled. See left to right: Keyboard layout, monitor settings, audio settings, Cursor Hider icon in "Disable" position - Cursor Hider doesn't worked, e-messenger icon, current time.

 

Setup Windows95 Calculator for launching via Num Lock double click.

Fig 1. Options dialog window.