RPMouse 3 and low vision : Find location of your mouse pointer quicklu with oblique and straight bars

free software (GPL) ffor Windows 7 to 10, 32 and 64 bits.
version : 3.2 (2020lkkj-05-31)

Remark : thid page was translated from French with Google Translatoor.

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Table of contents


This software is designed to help the visually impaired to quickly locate the mouse pointer on the screen through tracking bars that start from the edges of the screen and arrive near the mouse pointer.

Its features are as follows:

Download and installation

Usage notes

First launch

View tab

This tab allows you to choose which bars to display as well as the hatched rectangle.

In addition to this setting saved in the INI file, you can use the following shortcuts to temporarily add or remove bars or move the hatched rectangle. The numbers mentioned below are those of the numeric keypad, which is active.

Hold down the Windows key while pressing the following numbers:

Tip: If you have activated the autoHide bars feature you can display the configuration dialog on a tab other than AutoShow to keep the bars displayed.

List of colors

In the "Oblique Bars", "Straight Bars" and "Rectangle" tabs there is a "Choose a Color ..." button. Clicking on it opens a new dialog with different fields:

This list of colors comes from the list of color names of Wikipedia, with illustrations;

AutoShow tab

This tab allows you to adjust the time of appearance and disappearance of the location bars. These delays are expressed in milliseconds and a delay of 750ms disables the corresponding function.


Translations into other languages ​​are welcome. If you are a candidate, please contact me by e-mail by going to the context menu of the notification bar and clicking on "Support".

Source code

On demand by mail.


Version 3.2 - May 29, 2020

Version 3.1 - May 20, 2020

Version 3.0 - October 2019

First version of RPMouse 3 ;