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

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

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



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


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

The last solution is to manually download and replace aero_up.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_up.cur file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of aero_up.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_up.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_up.cur
System Windows 10
File size 136606 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 29bfa89be37c96a73170922b88f3a991
SHA1 f0b310f34778cbc9863548b8dfdf193a937806e8
SHA256 13d0655022abed6ee2df4f4fabdadc46eae2f53cc97d9847877aaae222d78db5
CRC32 97810d2c
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_up.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 30894 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a19c61bff90c25ecc6b34ea4f38d3790
SHA1 5f9d4aae4cd64ae653fe4b6d73a2517d3aa90e0e
SHA256 7e292fee49fd0ce09dbf4637602652372b541213930cce26ffab5d181201b973
CRC32 5f3c69d7
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_up.cur
System Windows 8
File size 13942 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 9baac27b9d1c84dae8c84abca7be3ecf
SHA1 f227a2b458bb48f53e585f1c3cb5f8e1209d6469
SHA256 a4041431cb6eeb375940d016928301595d39f77a4f138e52342a610cdcc0f0cc
CRC32 a5d55bfc
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_up.cur
System Windows 7
File size 13942 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 7e410712372a1d3c71b1cd465d3ea037
SHA1 300439aae26d118ce3046a5954a73481ec909bdc
SHA256 2ac5a3023bded1ff947b428eb72de956d16ee6924b996a2ad99b7f03d29e3307
CRC32 38e3d27c
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename aero_up.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 4286 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 db8c64baa7f4431a4f1464a05a5e9850
SHA1 1902cfa6c53300e94fa2482df7c1cc2cab73d783
SHA256 7b39802b5903e24a9fc3c82187ef6dae5df72127a6a05b63ad7fa0c17b3969d4
CRC32 8db73644
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\