Did you find or received CUR file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is CUR file extension and how you can open it.

What is a CUR file ext?

The .CUR file extension is associated with Windows File Cursor animation files which provide you with a custom desktop theme in which the Microsoft Windows mouse pointer imaged can be changed to suit your needs.

How to open a CUR file?

In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like CUR. When you double click on the CUR file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received CUR files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.

How to fix errors with CUR files

Scan the file
Before trying to open CUR files on your Windows make sure that it is safe to do so by running through antivirus scanner.
Unable to open CUR files with the associated software program or see an error than try updating the associated software
Do not
If none of the applications in your Windows were able to open CUR file do not change file extension because by changing file extension you are corrupting the file. In case you already changed the extension you can revert it back to CUR by renaming the file. Incorrect associations are the cause of many CUR file errors.

Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension CUR you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.

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