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Re: Logitech "unifying" receiver buttons aren't?




On Thu 12 Oct 2017 at 11:44:29 (-0400), Gene Heskett wrote:
> Greetings all;
> 
> What does the word Unifying, as I see in dmesg for some, but not all, the 
> the rx buttons for wireless keyboards/mice, actually mean?
> 
> I took that to mean that it could work for both their (logitech's) 
> keyboards or mice, possibly at the same time so that it might be usable 
> for both at the same time, thereby saving a usb2 socket.
> 
> Testing that theory got that idea squashed, so what exactly does that 
> word unifying mean?

AFAIK you need windows for running the Logitech application
that does the unifying. You can do it anywhere that you can
take your devices if you don't have windows. Yes, you save
a USB socket.

Cheers,
David.