Archive for April 7th, 2015

by Tom Nelson

With both larger and high-resolution displays becoming the norm, you may have noticed your mouse pointer is getting smaller. On both the 27-inch iMacs27-inch iMac with 5K Retina Display and the 27-inch and larger displays that are now available, the monitor’s native resolution is high enough that your mouse cursor can be difficult to locate as it scurries across the screen. There is, however, a way to make the mouse pointer larger, so it’s easier to spot.


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Universal Access

Apple includes a system preference pane known as Universal Access that allows Mac users with vision or hearing difficulties to configure their Macs to better respond to their needs. The Universal Access preference pane is also handy for those of us whose age is starting to affect the quality of our eyesight, making us hunt for the mouse cursor that once was so easy to see.

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