Windows 8.1 - How to enable the pointer shadow

April 2018

As you will notice Windows 8.1 doesn't apply the usual shadow effect under the mouse cursor. So here's to get it back:
  • Open the Control Panel > Hardware and Sound > Devices and Printers > Mouse
  • Go the Pointers tab.
  • Tick the Enable pointer shadow checkbox.
  • Click on Apply > Ok.
Published by jak58. Latest update on March 30, 2015 at 07:26 AM by jak58.
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