How to Turn On or Off Ease Cursor Movement between Displays in Windows 11

This post shows students and new users steps to enable or disable ease of cursor movement between displays in Windows 11 when multiple displays are being used. There has always been issues in Windows where when multiple displays are used, and are not in alignment at the crossing point, the cursor gets stuck when one tries to move to a secondary display.

Typically one must move the cursor rapidly to locate it and try again to move to the other display, making sure that the crossing point is aligned.

The latest Windows 11 development build has added a new feature to help users move he mouse cursor across monitors when multiple displays are used. The feature was recently released in Windows 11 build 22557 build.

The new easing of cursor movement across displays is not available to all PCs at the moment. Only PCs enrolled in Windows 11 Insider Preview will be able to get it when updated.

How to enable or disable ease cursor movement between displays in Windows 11

As mentioned above, the recent Windows 11 build 22557 build introduced a new feature called Ease cursor movement between displays that helps users move he mouse cursor across monitors when multiple displays are used.

Below is how to enable or disable it.

Windows 11 has a centralized location for majority of its settings. From system configurations to creating new users and updating Windows, all can be done from its Settings app.

To get to System Settings, you can use the Windows key + i shortcut or click on Start ==> Settings as shown in the image below:

windows 11 start settings

Alternatively, you can use the search box on the taskbar and search for Settings. Then select to open it.

Windows Settings pane should look similar to the image below. In Windows Settings, click System> Display tile to expand it.

On the Display settings pane, under Multiple displays, select Ease cursor movement between displays tile then toggle the button to the On or Off position.

That should do it! You can now close the Settings app and exit.

Conclusion:

This post showed you how to enable or disable Ease cursor movement between displays in Windows 11. If you find any error above or have something to add, please use the comment form below.

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