A custom cursor can be created in Flash by hiding the user's mouse pointer and replacing it with a dragging movie clip. When the cursor leaves the area of the Flash movie, it returns to the original default cursor.
To hide the standard cursor, you use thehidemethod of the predefined Mouse object. To use a movie clip as the custom cursor, you use thestartDragaction. The steps below explain this process.
To create a custom cursor, do the following: