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Cursor Class

Represents the image used for the mouse pointer.


Namespace:  System.Windows.Input
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)

[LocalizabilityAttribute(LocalizationCategory.None, Readability = Readability.Unreadable)]
public sealed class Cursor : IDisposable
<object property="cursorName"/>

XAML Values


The name of one of the predefined cursors in the Cursors class.

The Cursor type exposes the following members.

Public methodCursor(Stream)Initializes a new instance of the Cursor class from the specified Stream.
Public methodCursor(String)Initializes a new instance of the Cursor class from the specified .ani or a .cur file.

Public methodDisposeReleases the resources used by the Cursor class.
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns the string representation of the Cursor. (Overrides Object.ToString().)

The Cursors class contains a set of default cursors.

When running in Partial Trust, only the default cursors defined in the Cursors class are allowed.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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