How to Use
Here you will find instructions on how to use Sweezy Cursors extension for Chrome browser.
And also get answers to frequently asked questions.
Please note that this is a Browser Extension and it has some limitations:
According to Google's rules, extensions cannot work on Chrome Web Store pages and internal pages of the Chrome browser, such as New Tab, Settings, Downloads, etc.
Extension cannot customize cursor on the browser Navigation Bar, such as Tabs Buttons, URL bar, Toolbar etc.
If the extension will not work on the tabs that were open before it was installed. Just refresh such tabs and your cursor will change to a custom one.
In almost all other cases, Sweezy Cursors will work.
- GO TO THE CHROME WEB STORE
Here’s a link to Sweezy Cursors extension on Chrome Web Store.
- INSTALL EXTENSION TO YOUR BROWSER
On the Sweezy Cursors extension page, click on the “Add to Chrome” button to install it to your browser.
- CONFIRM INSTALLATION
Chrome will display an installation confirmation window, click on the “Add extension” button.
- SUCCESSFUL INSTALLATION
After the Sweezy extension has been added to your browser, you will be presented with a Successful Installation page where you can immediately test your custom cursor.
- PIN SWEEZY ICON TO THE EXTENSION TOOLBAR
To make the extension always at hand, just pin it to your browser’s extension toolbar menu:
– Click on the puzzle icon in the upper right corner of your browser;
– Find Sweezy Cursors in the drop-down list and click on the pin icon next to it.
- SWEEZY CURSORS EXTENSION POPUP WINDOW
This is an extension window where you can interact with all of your added cursors.
To open this window, click on the Sweezy extension icon in the upper right corner of your browser (in the Extensions toolbar menu).
If you haven’t pinned the icon to this browser area yet, click on the puzzle icon, find Sweezy Cursors in the list, and click on the pin icon next to it.
- SET A CUSTOM CURSOR
Open the extension popup window, select the cursor you like and click on it. Nice! Your regular cursor will now be replaced with this custom cursor.
To change a custom cursor to a new one, just click on another cursor from the list in your extension window.
- CHANGE CURSOR SIZE
Open the popup window of the extension and click on the Resize Cursor button. This will open the cursor size panel. Drag the slider to the right to increase the size of the cursor, or to the opposite side to make the cursor smaller.
To close the cursor size panel, click on the “X” button to the right of the size slider.
- RETURN DEFAULT CURSOR
To turn off the custom cursor and return to your system mouse cursor, just open the extension popup window and click on the toggle in the upper right corner of this window. This will disable Sweezy extension.
To activate the custom cursor back, make sure that the position of the toggle is in the On mode and click on the custom cursor from the list.
- LISTS AND COLLECTIONS OF CUSTOM CURSORS
On our site you can find various custom cursors that you can add to your extension for use:
New Cursors.To quickly go to a site with free custom cursors, open the Sweezy extension popup window and click on the “More Cursors” button at the bottom.
- ADD CURSOR PACK TO EXTENSION
To add the cursor pack you like to the extension, click on the “Add” button below it. This custom cursor will appear in the popup window of the extension, in the collection to which it belongs.
- ADD CURSOR COLLECTION TO EXTENSION
To add a complete collection of cursors, just click on the “Add” button below it. The collection with all its custom cursors will appear in your extension.
- OPEN THE MANAGE COLLECTIONS PAGE
Open the extension popup window and click on the Gear button at the top.
You will be taken to the settings page of the added cursor collections.
- DELETING CURSOR COLLECTION
To delete an unnecessary cursor collection completely, just click on the delete button below it and confirm your action.
- DELETING A CURSOR PACK
To remove a specific cursor pack from the collection added to the extension, click on the desired collection, click on the cursor pack that you are going to delete, and confirm your action.
- OWN CURSOR UPLOAD MENU
With the Sweezy Cursors extension, you can upload your own images as a custom cursor.
Open the popup extension window and click the Upload Cursor button at the bottom. You will be taken to a page where you can load your cursors.
- ADDING YOUR IMAGES
In the block for creating your custom cursor, click on the area with the cursor arrow icon, then select the desired image for the cursor in the window that appears and add it. The picture should appear in the cursor area.
Then do the same for Pointer and click on the “Add” button. Greatly you’ve added your own cursor.
- SET YOUR OWN CUSTOM CURSOR
After you have added your custom cursor, open the popup extension window, the cursor you uploaded will be displayed at the top of the list, in the “My Collection” section. Click on it to activate.
- REMOVING YOUR OWN CURSOR
To remove a cursor that you have uploaded yourself, go to the Uploading page and click on the “Remove” button for the one you do not need.
To make your loaded cursor even better and easier to use, here are some recommendations:
– Upload pictures no larger than 128×128 pixels;
– Use images with transparent backgrounds, such as PNG format;
– Use pictures where the arrowhead of the cursor and point of the pointer are as close as possible to the upper left area of the picture;
– Do not lose your childish excitement, life is a fun thing – remember this! ?
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