CUR file extension - Windows cursor file
What is cur file? How to open cur files?
File type specification:
cur file icon:
The cur file extension is used for one format of cursors used in Windows.
The cur file contains cursors (the mouse pointer design) in Microsoft Windows 3.x and later versions of Windows operating systems.
In Windows 95, NT and later, this format has been largely superseded by the ANI format which allows animated and color cursor designs.
The CUR format also allows transparency so that cursors do not have to appear rectangular when displayed on screen.
The cur files are not compressed. However, as the images that they contain are usually quite small, compression is not really needed anyway.
The default software associated to cur file type:
Company or developer:
Axialis CursorWorkshop is a software used for making high quality of both static and animated cursors for Microsoft Windows, Windows applications and websites.
Company or developer:
Microsoft Windows is a family of operating systems developed by the Microsoft Corp.. The first Windows was released in 1985 as a GUI add-on to MS-DOS. MS-DOS based Windows versions were developed to 2000, when was released the last version called Windows ME. Windows based on NT core started in 1993. Windows NT family are developed to these days, the latest version is called Windows 10.
List of software applications associated to the .cur file extension
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Software that open cur file - Windows cursor file
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