How can I make my mouse cursor invisible in my Visual C++ windows application?

Posted on 2003-02-26
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Last Modified: 2008-03-06
I am working on a windows application written in Visual C++ and I am trying to make my mouse cursor invisible when one of the windows is active.  Does anyone know how to make this happen?
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gstock earned 300 total points
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This function should do the trick:

int ShowCursor(
    BOOL bShow

When the window you want to hide the mouse cursor in gains focus, simply call the function passing a FALSE value.


MSDN Reference:

Hope this helps,

Author Comment

ID: 8028120
Thanks, that worked great the first time I tried it.

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