MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012 and later): Cursor issue when playing full-screen games on Windows 7 via Boot Camp


When using Windows 7 with Boot Camp on your MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012 or later), mouse or trackpad clicks may not seem to respond correctly when you play full-screen games.


Disable display scaling on HiDPI settings:

  1. Right-click the game's icon. This brings up a Properties dialog box. 
  2. Click the Compatibility tab.
  3. Place a checkmark in the checkbox for "Disable display scaling on high DPI."
  4. Click OK.


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Last Modified: Sep 5, 2014
  • Last Modified: Sep 5, 2014
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