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Logitech M325 (Optical Mouse, Wireless)

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Logitech M325 (Optical Mouse, Wireless)
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Updated: 15/06/2016 01:29

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Logitech M325 is automatically supported under Linux (e.g., Ubuntu 12.04) and is connected wirelessly via the Logitech Uniying Receiver

Bus 001 Device 004: ID 046d:c52b Logitech, Inc. Unifying Receiver

The mouse is activated automatically:

input: Logitech Unifying Device. Wireless PID:400a as /devices/platform/bcm2708_usb/usb1/1-1/1-1.2/1-1.2:1.2/0003:046D:C52B.0003/input/input0
logitech-djdevice 0003:046D:C52B.0004: input: USB HID v1.11 Mouse [Logitech Unifying Device. Wireless PID:400a] on usb-bcm2708_usb-1.2:1
usb 1-1.2: USB disconnect, device number 4
usb 1-1.2: new full-speed USB device number 5 using dwc_otg
usb 1-1.2: New USB device found, idVendor=046d, idProduct=c52b
usb 1-1.2: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
usb 1-1.2: Product: USB Receiver
usb 1-1.2: Manufacturer: Logitech
logitech-djreceiver 0003:046D:C52B.0007: hiddev0: USB HID v1.11 Device [Logitech USB Receiver] on usb-bcm2708_usb-1.2/input2
input: Logitech Unifying Device. Wireless PID:400a as /devices/platform/bcm2708_usb/usb1/1-1/1-1.2/1-1.2:1.2/0003:046D:C52B.0007/input/input1
logitech-djdevice 0003:046D:C52B.0008: input: USB HID v1.11 Mouse [Logitech Unifying Device. Wireless PID:400a] on usb-bcm2708_usb-1.2:1

As specialty the scroll wheel of the M325 can be tilted horizontally and for example can be used to browse back and forth in the web browser per default.

If this special function of the scroll wheel should be used for horizontal scrolling instead, the buttons 6+7 have to be switched with 8+9. This can be performed by

xmodmap -e "pointer = 1 2 3 4 5 8 9 6 7 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24"

Solaar

It is recommended to use the program Solaar if several Logitech wireless devices are used in parallel with one Logitech Unifying Receiver. The program allows to manage several connected Logitech devices and also shows the charge level. The program can be added to the Ubuntu package managemet and gets installed by:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:daniel.pavel/solaar
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install solaar

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One response to “Logitech M325 (Optical Mouse, Wireless)”

  • Dan says:

    Worked great after solaar install. Very concise and helpful guide. Thanks.
    System: Ubuntu 12.04, compact ASUS/Intel microATX homebrew

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