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Aero Cursors

Windows Server 2012 by default uses the plain white non-animated cursors. The following steps will help you to get the Windows 8 cursors in Windows Server 2012.

1. Download aero_cursors.zip (93 KB) from win2012workstation.

2. After downloading the zip extract the zip, prostate run install.cmd as an Administrator and follow the instructions on the screen.
Extract aero_cursors.zip and run install.cmd

3. Open the Start screen and search for pointer in the Settings section. Next click the Change how the mouse pointer looks link.
Extract aero_cursors.zip and run install.cmd

4. Deselect and reselect the Windows Default (system scheme) scheme in the Scheme section and click OK to start using the Windows 8 Aero cursors!
Select a different scheme and then reselect the "Windows Default (system scheme)"


Continue to configure Windows Server 2012 to run Windows 8 (Metro) Apps…