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AutoHideMouseCursor Alternatives

AutoHideMouseCursor is described as 'Automatically hide the mouse cursor with an adjustable timer, it is the right desktop tool when the cursor is too annoying to them, such as when working with word processing programs because often when you enter the text cursor is in the way and obscures the text' and is an app. There are five alternatives to AutoHideMouseCursor for Windows and Mac. The best alternative is Unclutter. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Cursorcerer or Windows Cursor Hider. Other great apps like AutoHideMouseCursor are AutoMoveMouseCursor and Cursor Hider.

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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Automatically hide the mouse cursor with an adjustable timer, it is the right desktop tool when the cursor is too annoying...

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  1. Unclutter is a new handy place on your desktop for storing notes, files and pasteboard clips.

  2. Cursorcerer icon


    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Cursorcerer is a little tool I hacked together which allows you to hide the cursor at any time by use of a global hotkey. It can also autohide an idle cursor and bring it back as soon as you move the mouse.

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    Cursorserer has been working perfectly well for me for years. Seems AutoHideMouseCursor does exactly the same job, only for Windows instead of Mac, both of them with low CPU footprint . Go donate something to these folks!

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  3. Windows Cursor Hider icon

    Windows Cursor Hider

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Although Windows already has an option to hide the mouse cursor whilst typing, which can be found under Control Panel/Mouse, this is respected on a 'per application' basis.

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  4. AutoMoveMouseCursor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    AutoMoveMouseCursor is a small application that allows you to move the mouse cursor over a region to a zone that does not disturb, if it does not move during a period of time.

  5. Cursor Hider icon

    Cursor Hider

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Cursor Hider. Be Invisible. Anywhere. Hide mouse cursor while typing. Hide mouse cursor in web browser. Hide mouse cursor on html page.

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