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Q: cursor stops blinking after a few seconds

Is there any way to keep the cursor blinking? Latest Windows update causes cursor to stop blinking after a few seconds.



Press Windows key + X
Click Device Manager
Expand Mice and other pointing devices.
Right click on the Mouse and click uninstall

Press Alt + F4
Press the Windows key + X
Press the letter U
Press the letter R

Check if its working again.
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The problem is still there.

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What is the make and model of your computer?
Are you using a wired or wireless mouse, touchpad?
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<< What is the make and model of your computer? >>

Dell XPS 2720 Touch Intel Core i5-4440s

<< Are you using a wired or wireless mouse, touchpad? >>

native mouse is off, Logitech mouse is used, both are wireless

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What is the make and model of your Logitech mouse?
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Logitech M510

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I am talking about the caret and not the mouse pointer 

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Try these first to see if they work:

Open Start, type: CMD
Right click CMD
Click Run as administrator

Type in at the prompt OR Copy and Paste these one at a time : (Hit enter after each)

Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /CheckHealth

Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth

Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

Also run the System File Checker utility:
Open Start, type: CMD
Right click CMD
Click Run as administrator

At the Command Prompt, type: sfc/scannow

This will check for any integrity violations

Restart your system

If that does not work, try performing a repair upgrade:

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/insider/wiki...
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Andre
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