8.2 POINTER.EXE Requires MOUSE.DRV 8.2 or Later (84676)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft Mouse driver for MS-DOS
    Microsoft Windows 98

This article was previously published under Q84676


When you try to run POINTER.EXE version 8.2 to change the size of the mouse cursor, the following message is displayed:
   This Version of Pointer Options requires MOUSE.DRV version 8.2 or


The MOUSE.DRV= line in the SYSTEM.INI file may be pointing to a MOUSE.DRV file that is earlier than version 8.2.

Attempting to use POINTER.EXE with a third party mouse driver (such as Logitech's LMOUSE.DRV) also causes the above message.

Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 10/3/2003
Keywords: KB84676