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I have my mouse plugged in but it doesn't have drivers so it doesn't work.

How do I find the drivers? Please give me a link or tell me how to detect them from Ubuntu Software?

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The M510 uses the Logitech Unifying receiver - is it plugged into a working USB port and detected by the system? – Mark Rooney Jun 23 '12 at 13:17

Download HID for your mouse and keyboard and version of Ubuntu here. Installation And Un-installation Instruction here.

You can also try this before downloading from the above link.

Open your terminal by pressing Ctrl+Alt+T and enter in:

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Does this work for 12.04? – justingordon Sep 20 '12 at 8:36

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