Mouse pointer query

  Trajan 23:39 06 Feb 2005

Have upgraded my dad's PC to XP, and beside the mouse pointer on screen there is an annoying little flashing symbol of what looks like a CD image.

No other problems but don't know why this appears. Any suggestions?

  THE TERMINATOR 01:45 07 Feb 2005

Do you have a cd in the drive? Sounds like XP is trying to read the disk....TT

  Djohn 02:55 07 Feb 2005

Go to control panel/Printers & other Hardware/Mouse and click on the pointers tab. Check to see which scheme has been selected, there are a couple of schemes where the "Busy" symbol is a circle and appears next to the cursor when the system is Busy or waiting for something. It may be that you have one of these schemes selected.

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