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Details of extension .cur

2 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cur file?
  • Which program can create the .cur file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cur format?
  • What can convert .cur files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cur extension?
Windows Custom Cursor .cur file icon

Windows Custom Cursor

CUR file is a Windows Custom Cursor image.
Detailed description not available
Category: Graphic files
Application: -
Program name: -
Mime-type: image/x-win-bitmap
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Windows Animated Cursor
Art Image
AT&T Group 4 Bitmap Image
Windows Bitmap Image
CALS Compressed Bitmap
CorelDraw Drawing
Computer Graphics Metafile
Corel Photo-Paint Image
Dr. Halo Bitmap Image
Oasys T/HIS Curve File .cur file icon

Oasys T/HIS Curve File

CUR file is an Oasys T/HIS Curve File. Oasys T/HIS is an x/y plotting program.
Category: Data files
Application: Oasys T/HIS
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
LS-DYNA Time History Database
LS-DYNA Extra Time History Database
Oasys T/HIS Bulk Data File
Oasys D3PLOT Data

Other types of files may also use the .cur file extension. If you have helpful information about .cur extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

Borland Language Stroke Font
Autodesk 3D Studio Max Character File
Atari 8-bit Blazing Paddles Font
Altair FEKO FEST3D S-parameter Matrix Data
Infinity Engine Creature Definitions Data
Amazon Lumberyard Character Asset Data
CDRWIN Cue Sheet File
Crush Compressed Archive
DURILCA Compressed Archive

The .cur filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

chr (90), ur (1), sur (1), cyr (1), cuf (1), cud (1), cru (1), cir (1), xur (1), ucr (1), dur (1), cut (1), cue (1), cu (1), cr (1)

Can't open a .cur file?

If you want to open a .cur file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .cur association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cur

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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