Enable the Pointer Shadow – Windows 8.1

If you haven’t noticed Windows 8.1 doesn’t have the shadow under the mouse cursor. So here’s to get it back in case you want it:

Open the Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound


Devices and Printers -> Mouse


Now go to Pointers tab. Check mark “Enable pointer shadow“. Click on Apply and Ok.



I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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