Simple Mouse Locator Alternatives

    Simple Mouse Locator is described as 'reveals the mouse position via a momentary or permanent locator. Hook up to a hot key or gesture; the trigger will cause a customizable ring to be displayed around the current mouse position'. There are six alternatives to Simple Mouse Locator for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is PointerStick, which is free. Other great apps like Simple Mouse Locator are SpotOnTheMouse (Freemium), Mouse Locator (Free), myPoint Light (Paid) and PinPoint (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 5, 2019

    1. PointerStick is a portable tool that presents on the Windows Desktop a virtual pointer stick, for example for Presentations! Or to highlight the current mouse position and the emphasis on presenting will be better.
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    2. SpotOnTheMouse is a mouse pointer and keyboard action visualization software. It makes mouse clicks visible ,it improves the perceptibility of the mouse pointer & it shows the special keys and combinations of keys pressed on the keyboard.
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    3. Highly visible locator instantly reveals your mouse position. Controllable trigger time period, from 1 second to 30 minutes. Eliminates the frustrating search of your screen.
    4. Stop hunting for your cursor! Modern computers with multiple high resolution displays present us with the "where is my mouse" problem. myPoint solves it using three different techniques - a momentary or permanent mouse locator, a crosshair and a permanent mouse halo.
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      • Mac
      PinPoint is a menubar item which displays an animated graphic around your pointer. It can help locate the pointer on your screen or multiple screens. It is also a great way to enhance your pointer with fun animated graphics!
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      • Mac
      iCursor is a funny and useless app for Mac OS X, it attaches to your cursor pointer a lot of particles. There are many customizable effects and you can also create and share new effects with other users.
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