What are .ani files

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What are .ani files


The .ani format

A .ani file is an animated cursor, that is to say, a mouse pointer displaying an animation in loop.

How to use .ani files?

First you need to copy the .ani file in C:\Windows\Cursors.
  • Go to the Control Panel > Mouse.
  • Go to the Pointers tab.
  • Click on Browse.

  • Select the .ani file.


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