I've deselected the option to record mouse movements in my
project, but Captivate still always adds the mouse when I record
new slides. There was a post on this topic about a year ago, but I
never saw a resolution. Does anyone know if this was a bug or if
there is a way around it besides turning off the mouse after
recording? I know how to turn the mouse off on all slides, but the
added mouse movement also messes up slide timing that isn't
corrected when I remove the mouse. Any help is appreciated.
I don't know of any way to prevent it recording in the first
As you say, setting the slides so the mouse doesn't show
still leaves the mouse in the timeline and can interfere with slide
timings. You can't (as far as I know) delete the mouse from the
timeline, but you can set it to appear for only 0.1 seconds by
dragging the edges of the mouse object on the timeline.
You can't (as far as I know) delete the mouse from the
Sure you can remove it! Try clicking it in the Timeline and
pressing Delete. Or look in the Film Strip (normally along the left
side of the application) and click the Mouse icon. Click the "Show
Mouse" item in the context menu.