HTML tag has both a opening and a closing tag . /*Syntax*/ body { cursor: url("C:\Users\User\Documents\Notepadd\Antivirus.ico"), default; /*We've set our custom cursor and also the default fall-back cursor*/ } Anthony Hastings It’s probably the fact that your icon is using a filesystem path rather than a path which the webserver is serving. At w3schools we always use lowercase tags html. HTML is easy to learn - You will enjoy it! The HTML 5