Setting up the Logitech M705 is quite easy, you just need to download the Logitech M705 driver for Windows 10, 8, 7, XP, Vista (32/64-bit) or Mac operating system. Apart from that, you should also find and read the manual user guides to learn more about how to set up this gaming mouse, like remapping buttons, recording macros, customizing RGB and more.
The Logitech M705 is running on almost all operating systems, including Chrome OS and Linux OS. You can also use this mouse without installing drivers for normal use, but installing drivers is important if you want to use this mouse for gaming or other purposes that require custom settings. Below is the compatible software that you can download for free:
Logitech M705 Driver for Windows
Compatible Windows OS: Windows 10 (32-bit), Windows 10 (64-bit), Windows 8 (32-bit), Windows 8 (64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit), Windows 7 (64-bit).
|LGHUB_installer.exe (Windows 32/64-bit)||39.4 MB||Download|
|LGS_9.02.65_x86_Logitech.exe (Windows 32-bit)||109 MB||Download|
|LGS_9.02.65_x64_Logitech.exe (Windows 64-bit)||120 MB||Download|
Download Logitech M705 Software for Mac
Compatible Macintosh OS: macOS X 10.12 (Sierra), macOS X 10.13 (High Sierra), macOS X 10.14 (Mojave), macOS X 10.15 (Catalina), macOS X 11.0 (Big Sur).
|LogitechSetup_9.02.22.zip (Logitech Gaming Software)||209 MB||Download|
Logitech M705 Mouse Pairing Guide
Pairing the mouse to a USB receiver is easy, you just need to install the Logitech Connect Utility software above and follow the steps below:
- Double-click the downloaded files, click “Yes” and follows the setup instructions.
- Click [Next] button.
- Plug in the USB receiver into available USB port on your PC and click [Next].
- Turn your mouse OFF and then ON or remove the batteries until 10 seconds then re-insert the batteries.
- Click [YES] if your device is working properly and then click Next > Finish.
Logitech M705 Buttons Remapping
Setpoints can make it easier for you to customize and programming buttons of this mice. This software is very useful, you can even see the estimated remaining of battery life. You can also install the Logitech Smooth Scrolling extension to get Chrome Browser Smooth scrolling. Here’s the tutorial to remapping the buttons:
- Download Setpoint via the link above.
- Double click the file to open it.
- Click [Yes] and follows the setup instructions.
- After successfully installed on your PC, open the software and mouse settings comes up.
- Launches it and now you can configure this Logitech mouse.
Logitech M705 Gaming Mouse Overviews
As a wireless mouse, it has a a sturdy-feeling, professional design and fits all hand sizes thanks to it right-slanted shape. It allows you to connect the mouse wirelessly with a USB receiver, but it doesn’t have Bluetooth. You will see a L/R scroll wheel and two physical buttons on each side of the mouse. There are many customization options in the software, but it doesn’t include polling or CPI rate adjustments.
It offers a black body with impressive silver highlights on the scroll wheel and you’ll see the Logitech logo behind the crest. Like other wireless mice, the Logitech M705 has storage space for a USB receiver at the bottom of the mouse and there are reports that this mouse can work well with just one AA battery. Although we haven’t tested it yet, it’s very good because it can reduces the total weight of the mouse so that you keep comfortable when using it.
Logitech claims, this gaming mouse has a battery life that can last up to 36 months, this is reasons why the Logitech M705 is perfect for home users, office and even some professional gamers recommend this mouse. Plus the Click Latency up to 18ms makes this mice responsive enough for normal use. Download Logitech M705 driver from Logitech website.