Can I change the the mouse cursor to a different image when the mouse moves over a specific component in Java?

Simon Brown

All you need to do is add a mouse listener to your component and implement the mouseEntered and mouseExited methods to set and unset the cursor respectively. Here's an example :

myComponent.addMouseListener(new MouseAdapter() {
  public void mouseEntered(MouseEvent e) {

  public void mouseExited(MouseEvent e) {