How to Increase the Pointer Size on Your Mac

by Sarah Dobson on September 09, 2019

Most Mac users know that they can find a wayward pointer by shaking the mouse vigorously or wiggling a finger on a trackpad. That action enlarges the pointer while you shake, making it easy to spot. But what if your pointer is generally too small and you’d like to make it larger so it’s always more visible? Apple has your back. Open System Preferences > Accessibility > Display and look for the Cursor Size slider. As you drag the slider, your pointer changes size, making it easy to pick your ideal size. The pointer will remain at the selected size unless you change the size again here.

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