You can create static cursors (.cur) from animated cursors (.ani) either in a special cursor making software, or in a graphics editor that supports import of .ani files. Basically one frame from the animation will be used as the cursor, you will have several frames to pick from.
Convert Animated cursor to Windows cursor file.
We have found 3 software records in our database eligible for .ani to .cur file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert ani to cur on Windows
A mouse cursor authoring tool for Windows
Convert from ani file format
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned ani to cur. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A graphical art and design software
A 3D CAD translation softwate