Find your mouse pointer fast

Applies to: Windows 10

Windows 10 gives you a fast way to find your mouse pointer by circling it when you hit the CTRL key. Here’s how to set it up.

  • In the search box on your task bar, search for Mouse, and select it from the list. 
  • Once you're in Mouse settings, select Additional mouse options from the links on the right side of the page. 
  • In Mouse Properties, on the Pointer Options tab, at the bottom, select Show location of pointer when I press the CTRL key, and then select OK.
  • To see it in action, press CTRL.
    Mouse Properties -- Pointer Options