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Change mouse settings

Open Mouse Properties by clicking the Start button , and then clicking Control Panel. In the search box, type mouse, and then click Mouse. To give all of your pointers a new look, click the Scheme drop-down list, and then click a new mouse pointer scheme. To change an individual pointer, under Customize, click the pointer you want to change in ...

Make Windows easier to see

Make your mouse more visible by changing the color and size of the mouse pointer. Select the Start button, then select Settings > Accessibility > Mouse pointer & touch, and choose the options that work best for you. By adding pointer trails you can see where the mouse is moving on the screen.

Find your mouse pointer fast

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 ...

Change mouse settings

Open Mouse Properties by clicking the Start button , and then clicking Control Panel. In the search box, type mouse, and then click Mouse. Click the Pointer Options tab, and then do any of the following: To change the speed at which the mouse pointer moves, under Motion, move the Select a pointer speed slider toward Slow or Fast.

Make the mouse easier to use

Clicking the Start button, click Control Panel, click Ease of Access, click Ease of Access Center, and then click Make the mouse easier to use. Change the color and size of mouse pointers. You can use these options to make the mouse pointer larger, or change the color to make it easier to see. Turn on Mouse Keys.

Turn your mouse into a laser pointer

To use the laser pointer in Reading view: On the View tab, click Reading View. Press and hold the Ctrl key, and then click and drag the left mouse button to point to the contents on the slide that you want to draw attention to. Tip: If you want your audience to see the laser pointer but not your mouse pointer, be sure to press and hold Ctrl ...
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Make your mouse, keyboard, and other input devices easier to use

Text cursor settings . Make the keyboard easier to use. If you want to make your keyboard easier to use, select Keyboard settings below, or select the Start button, then select Settings > Ease of Access > Keyboard , and try some of these options:. Turn on the toggle under Use the On-Screen Keyboard to select keys by using the mouse or another pointing device (like a joystick) or to use a ...

Make the computer easier to see

Open the Make the computer easier to see page by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, clicking Ease of Access, clicking Ease of Access Center, and then clicking Make the computer easier to see. Select the options that you want to use: Choose a High Contrast theme. This option allows you to set a high-contrast color scheme that ...

Use Magnifier to make things on the screen easier to see

If you are using Narrator and a keyboard: Press the Windows logo key + Ctrl + M to open the Magnifier settings view. Press the Tab key until you hear “Mouse pointer,” “Keyboard focus,” “Text cursor” or “Narrator cursor,” followed by “unchecked” or “checked.”. Press Spacebar to turn the selected option on or off.
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