aero_pen_xl.cur - How to Fix? Download Now

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur related errors on your device. You can also download aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur file. aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur file

The last solution is to manually download and replace aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of aero_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.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_pen_xl.cur
System Windows 10
File size 136606 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 550e070a092bc0c6e84dcc5a543658b5
SHA1 4f7f7fb4eb83ea7d461c0be6267776d8070cab50
SHA256 e8ee3fe0dd6e83a8cdd2aa90ab5898dade641cdbef458b9c998a97da7eb8d88e
CRC32 23e4ca9d
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_pen_xl.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 30894 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d7d6160ce264da22b34d1d8847225fad
SHA1 27553a06125387f66936ad9b8b85a795cb0d849d
SHA256 5731b750ddb44bc3a5f4318bc484eea97151fcfff2a43ae2f02f7698434c425d
CRC32 d44b3982
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_pen_xl.cur
System Windows 8
File size 13942 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 57bf02f3edeef17412abe5fea54be876
SHA1 78396400420fd3bc2b7648435c7c13594ec2f90a
SHA256 94c5f96ec9015f6c37bbdca71774ae7e28f551c3998197ac0872b412ca73b2df
CRC32 e1d2eabd
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_pen_xl.cur
System Windows 7
File size 13942 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 25a967996ec9c0e80433f75038f941a3
SHA1 6b02a0d7a7c059dcbc2dcc17fb9681782d1c0a49
SHA256 3390eb5bec55b08d58d153d399a747c318cf0af6fecac65abbd3160c0a307bfe
CRC32 cecdc1c5
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_pen_xl.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 4286 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a24eae1e04861274e1cb5b1f3afeed03
SHA1 77bd2309150c93c05105f6e73e4d441f56764c1f
SHA256 90e20d3fee155bdb92788c726b814eb73a31681edb2b6638666885583db385e1
CRC32 f7b92bb3
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\