aero_nesw.cur - How to Fix? Download Now

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing aero_nesw.cur files. Situations like that can occur, for example, during a software installation process. Each software program requires certain resources, libraries, and source data to work properly. Corrupted or nonexistent aero_nesw.cur file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

aero_nesw.cur file Windows Cursor. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of aero_nesw.cur related errors on your device. You can also download aero_nesw.cur file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename aero_nesw.cur
File extension CUR
Type System
Description Windows Cursor
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 136606
Oldest file 2006-11-02
Latest file 2017-03-18

There are various types of errors related to aero_nesw.cur file. aero_nesw.cur file may be located in wrong file directory on your device, may not be present in the system, or may be infected with malicious software and therefore not work correctly. Below is a list of most common error messages related to aero_nesw.cur file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • aero_nesw.cur is corrupted
  • aero_nesw.cur cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - aero_nesw.cur
  • aero_nesw.cur file error
  • aero_nesw.cur file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register aero_nesw.cur file:
  • aero_nesw.cur file could not be loaded
  • aero_nesw.cur file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because aero_nesw.cur file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to aero_nesw.cur can be addressed in various ways. Some methods are meant only for advanced users. If you don't have confidence in your skills, we suggest consulting a specialist. Fixing aero_nesw.cur file errors should be approached with utmost caution for any mistakes can result in unstable or unproperly working system. If you have the necassary skills, please proceed.

aero_nesw.cur file errors can be caused by various factors, so its is beneficial to try to fix them using various methods.

Step 1: Scan your computer for any malicious software

Virus Scan

Windows files are commonly attacked by malicious software that prevents them from working properly. First step in addressing problems with aero_nesw.cur file or any other Windows system files should be scanning the system for malicious software using an antivirus tool.

If by any chance you don't have any antivirus software installed on your system yet, you should do it immediately. Unprotected system is not only a source of file errors, but, more importantly, makes your system vulnerable to many dangers. If you don't know which antivirus tool to choose, consult this Wikipedia article – comparison of antivirus software.

Step 2: Update your system and drivers.

Windows Update

Installing relevant Microsoft Windows patches and updates may solve your problems related to aero_nesw.cur file. Use dedicated Windows tool to perform the update.

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "Windows Update" in the search field
  3. Choose the appropriate software program (name may vary depending on your system version)
  4. Check if your system is up to date. If any unapplied updates are listed, install them immediately.
  5. After the update has been done,restart your computer in order to complete the process.

Beside updating the system, it is recommended that you install latest device drivers, as drivers can influence proper working of aero_nesw.cur or other system files. In order to do so, go to your computer or device producer's website where you will find information regarding latest driver updates.

Step 3: Use System File Checker (SFC) tool

System File Checker

System File Checker is a Microsoft Windows tool. As the name suggests, the tool is used for identyfing and addressing system file related errors, including those related to aero_nesw.cur file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the aero_nesw.cur file with properly working version. To use the tool:

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "cmd" in the search field
  3. Locate "Command Prompt" result – don't run it yet:
  4. Click the right mouse button and select "Run as Administrator" option
  5. Type "sfc /scannow" in console prompt to start the program and follow the instructions

Step 4: Restoring Windows system

Windows Recovery

Another approach is to restore system to previous state, before the aero_nesw.cur file error occured. In order to restore your system, follow the instructions below

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "System Restore" in the search field
  3. Start the system restore tool – it's name may differ depending on version of the system
  4. The application will guide you through the process – read the messages carefully
  5. After the process has finished, restart your computer.

If all the above-mentioned methods failed and the aero_nesw.cur file problem has not been resolved, proceed to the next step. Remember that the following steps are intended only for advanced users.

Download and replace aero_nesw.cur file

The last solution is to manually download and replace aero_nesw.cur file in appropriate folder on the disk. Select file version compatible with your operating system and click the "Download" button. Next, go to your web browser's "Downloaded" folder and copy the downloaded aero_nesw.cur file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of aero_nesw.cur file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\Cursors\

If the steps did not solve your aero_nesw.cur file problem, you should consult a professional. A probability exists that the error(s) might be device-related and therefore should be resolved at the hardware level. A fresh operating system installation might be necessary – a faulty system installation process can result in data loss.

File versions list

Filename aero_nesw.cur
System Windows 10
File size 136606 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 b6deea348966d73380190e4a2e166e0b
SHA1 08e938ce52d14c520ca231215646ceb5c533ccf0
SHA256 18108c75eec4cde840614716c828c16912549bf18e0edc610f15b0236b0512ea
CRC32 2f3c76d8
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_nesw.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 30894 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 b79a4864a4cda7ff0e0b1fec6130e20f
SHA1 345c060a4bef2d4c7229d44c784b2563089b4f6c
SHA256 56523135fe05c4e2aff97c560196dbf7571592b394a5e27c81d04b655b57136c
CRC32 7b6b82e6
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_nesw.cur
System Windows 8
File size 13942 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 c33fa061c3265921c23714d0470c70c1
SHA1 7f55edeb6d3478ba42bd21053d363804fdeb5ba3
SHA256 7adbbf8faa1b44891f3ffd59aa990d4846764eabf36cef334a26b54ea252521d
CRC32 c944f0c8
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_nesw.cur
System Windows 7
File size 13942 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 e2b403d2cbfb387fae387676c0048d30
SHA1 b30ed541580ea4c871f48066fa004a53895d686c
SHA256 cd5cf1c7601ff0b315da11107beb92ded58b4412841d1aed1fcbd8336371b7b7
CRC32 d476f656
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_nesw.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 4286 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 6f2eb112fe01ee3c84bbbfa64092b079
SHA1 e0ecdcc506e6b3ee6c25e3fa78ad8a7cd6a15476
SHA256 de8ca70a6bd0e8738200cfe5a9d2e50514c8274e39e9939493726cc307ea7df4
CRC32 ac3d35f5
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\