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Windows 7: Caret (text cursor) Customization - Programs Override My Setting


21 Jan 2012   #1

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Caret (text cursor) Customization - Programs Override My Setting

I set the caret/text cursor to be thicker/wider than the Windows 7 default so I can always see it more easily, but was disappointed to see that many programs evidently override the setting (Chrome, Safari among two major programs I tried, plus lesser known programs I use).

I'm posting this in case there's a way to make programs use the Windows custom setting I entered. Not likely I'm sure... I'm surprised that programs would override the setting without some obvious reason.

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