size3_r.cur Troubleshoot and Download

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing size3_r.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 size3_r.cur file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

size3_r.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 size3_r.cur related errors on your device. You can also download size3_r.cur file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename size3_r.cur
File extension CUR
Type System
Description Windows Cursor
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 8774
Oldest file 2006-09-18
Latest file 2017-03-18
size3_r.cur

There are various types of errors related to size3_r.cur file. size3_r.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 size3_r.cur file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • size3_r.cur is corrupted
  • size3_r.cur cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - size3_r.cur
  • size3_r.cur file error
  • size3_r.cur file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register size3_r.cur file:
  • size3_r.cur file could not be loaded
  • size3_r.cur file doesn't exist

size3_r.cur

Error

Application could not be started because size3_r.cur file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

OK

Problems related to size3_r.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 size3_r.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.

size3_r.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 size3_r.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 size3_r.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 size3_r.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 size3_r.cur file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the size3_r.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 size3_r.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 size3_r.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 size3_r.cur file

The last solution is to manually download and replace size3_r.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 size3_r.cur file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of size3_r.cur file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your size3_r.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 size3_r.cur
System Windows 10
File size 8774 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 17630ba8095b35cd645ccf311c4f89ae
SHA1 33be5fa9f66191d0022a70d89a9a4a07420a4017
SHA256 d8d23c50c602316544756a99196a711bb42b773ba9db36967d0c9c301017ae3f
CRC32 435d16be
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename size3_r.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a9437ada23cd576b6898e6c83dc3d316
SHA1 4e3cd9b58e0c31ba759573d4602843fa74036dc0
SHA256 2b999fa16c902266b9d51024d573de8d2e5a55af4c4b2765b21cba2de731a45e
CRC32 6a0ec5fa
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename size3_r.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 326 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 dc10efcdafbb8dcafa4853c2032b7e8c
SHA1 c48373446ec7dcd4e71ab7882d17fa10cf48541d
SHA256 b70ff2b94bb5301fe6a86ff487dd2a51da3b2e259949162cbee875915994d3ab
CRC32 b9a54bf3
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename size3_r.cur
System Windows 8
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a9437ada23cd576b6898e6c83dc3d316
SHA1 4e3cd9b58e0c31ba759573d4602843fa74036dc0
SHA256 2b999fa16c902266b9d51024d573de8d2e5a55af4c4b2765b21cba2de731a45e
CRC32 6a0ec5fa
Example file location ---
Filename size3_r.cur
System Windows 7
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a9437ada23cd576b6898e6c83dc3d316
SHA1 4e3cd9b58e0c31ba759573d4602843fa74036dc0
SHA256 2b999fa16c902266b9d51024d573de8d2e5a55af4c4b2765b21cba2de731a45e
CRC32 6a0ec5fa
Example file location ---
Filename size3_r.cur
System Windows XP
File size 326 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 dc10efcdafbb8dcafa4853c2032b7e8c
SHA1 c48373446ec7dcd4e71ab7882d17fa10cf48541d
SHA256 b70ff2b94bb5301fe6a86ff487dd2a51da3b2e259949162cbee875915994d3ab
CRC32 b9a54bf3
Example file location ---