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SetCursor Reference in C#, VB.NET and VB6


Visual Basic 6 definition
Declare Function SetCursor Lib "user32.dll" (ByVal hCursor As Long) As Long

Visual Basic .NET definition
Declare Function SetCursor Lib "user32" (ByVal hCursor As Integer) As Integer

C# definition
[DllImport("user32")] public static extern int SetCursor(int hCursor)


Platforms: Win 32s, Win 95/98, Win NT SetCursor sets the image used to represent the mouse cursor. The new cursor can be any valid cursor that has either been created or loaded. If successful, the function returns a handle to the old cursor image. If unsuccessful, the function returns 0. SetCursor Sets the cursor shape. System.Windows.Forms.Cursor.Current


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