How to Prevent Users from Changing the Mouse Pointer

You can prevent users from changing the mouse pointer in Windows 10. There are two ways to accomplish this task. Choose the one you prefer. Remember that the following methods will remove the Pointers tab from the Mouse Properties so the user cannot change the mouse pointer. Let’s begin. Method #1 Launch local group policy editor. […]

How to Turn On or Off Scroll Inactive Windows

By default, you can scroll inactive windows by hovering over them. If you don’t want this feature, then you can turn it off. Here’s how: Press the Windows and I keys simultaneously to open the Settings app. Hit Devices. On the left sidebar, click Mouse. Disable the switch under “Scroll inactive windows when I hover […]

How to Turn On or Off Activate a Window by Mouse Hover in Windows 10

Windows 10 requires you to click the window to activate it by default. To make the window active by hovering instead of clicking, follow the steps below: Open the Control Panel. If you’re using the “Category” view, click on Ease of Access. Otherwise, click on Ease of Access Center. Hit the “Change how your mouse […]

How to Turn On or Off Mouse Pointer Trails in Windows 10

To enable mouse pointer trails, follow these steps: Open Mouse Properties. Navigate to the “Pointer Options” tab. In the “Visibility” section, you will find the “Display pointer trails” option. Select it. There is a slider underneath it, which you can use to adjust the length of the pointer trails. Hit the “OK” button at the […]

How to Change Primary Mouse Button in Windows 10

By default, the left button in your mouse is the primary button and the right button is the secondary button in Windows 10. If you wish, you can change the primary mouse button (which also changes the secondary). Remember that the change will also affect the touchpad. Here are the steps: Open Mouse Properties. Select […]