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Informations about the CURSOR filename extension and the file formats associated with it

We collected the information you should know about the .cursor filename on this page. If you were sent a(n) .cursor file in an e-mail, but you don’t know what to do with it, then you can find help here. We strive to suggest free, open-source applications that are available to everyone for the file formats.

1 filename extension(s) are in our database

.cur - Windows Custom Cursor

The CUR file is a Graphic file, which is connected to the Windows Custom Cursor according to our registry. We currently can’t suggest an application for opening the Windows Custom Cursor format.

Format description:
CUR format description not yet available
Magic string:
- / -
Related links:
Related extensions:
Adobe Photoshop Halftone Screen
Red Storm Bitmap Image
Portable Pixmap Image ASCII
SmoothMove Panorama Image
PhotoFrame Frame

Important! Programs other than the ones listed above may also use the .cursor file extension. Even harmful programs can create files with the .cursor extension to store data in them. Always be careful with .cursor files coming from unknown sources. Don’t open executable files that arrived in mails, even if you know the sender.

The .cursor file can’t be opened on your computer?

If the program necessary for opening the .cursor file is installed properly on your computer, then the quickest and simplest way to open the .cursor file is to double-click on the file’s name. If that doesn’t work, then the right software probably isn’t installed on your computer.

While opening the .cursor file, you may receive an error message from the associated application, this can be caused by the following:

Associated applications

The Windows operating system stores information about the applications associated to the file extensions in the registry database. The associations can be queried or modified in the Command Prompt window with the "assoc" command.

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