MouseDevice.OverrideCursor Property

Gets or sets the cursor for the entire application.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Input
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

public Cursor OverrideCursor { get; set; }
<object OverrideCursor="Cursor" .../>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Input.Cursor
The override cursor or null if OverrideCursor is not set.

The Cursor that OverrideCursor is set to will be applied to the whole application.

To clear the override Cursor, set OverrideCursor to null.

Setting OverrideCursor to None will force the mouse cursor not to be displayed, but mouse events are still processed.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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