killing the blinking cursor

Posted on 2006-05-05
Last Modified: 2008-03-06
How can I kill the extremely annoying blink to the cursor all over XP (explorer, VC++, Word, etc.)??

Question by:ugeb
    LVL 28

    Expert Comment

    Accessibility options. Display. Pull it all the way to the left = no blink.

    Chris B
    LVL 23

    Accepted Solution

    To stop the cursor from blinking in applications such as Word:
    1- Start Regedit
    2- Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop
    3- Add a String Value
    4- Name it CursorBlinkRate
    5- Give it a value of -1
    6- Reboot the computer..

    Or download the following reg file...

    Good luck

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