Photoshop: My brush cursor looks broken at certain zoom levels in Photoshop on Windows (XP, Vista, Windows 7).

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The cursor doesn't draw the whole circle of my brush cursor. Help! Here's what I'm seeing:

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The cursor is drawn using OpenGL and your video card. The driver for your particular video card is likely out-of-date.

Go directly to your card manufacturer's website to obtain the latest driver for your video card:

nVidia Website

AMD/ATI Website

Additional Information:

GPU and OpenGL support | Photoshop CS4, CS5