A CDE Definition
(1) To move the mouse pointer over an object and hold it there. Pronounced "huh-ver." See mouse over.
(2) (Hover!) A video game from Microsoft that came with Windows 95. Hover! has been available for subsequent versions of Windows.
(1) To move the mouse pointer over an object on screen such as an icon, hyperlink or menu and hold it there. If the pointer hovers over a link, the pointer changes its shape to alert the user. See definition #2 below and hypertext.
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