Microsoft Wireless Desktop 800 (Wireless Keyboard, Mouse, USB)

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Microsoft Wireless Desktop 800 (Wireless Keyboard, Mouse, USB)
Linux compatibility:
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Microsoft Wireless Desktop 800 
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Minimum: $ 11.05 
Maximum: $ 24.95  
Updated: 16/03/2016 00:16

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Microsoft wireless Desktop 800 is a wireless keyboard and mouse combo. It works without problems under Ubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu 12.10. Even all of the multimedia buttons work out of the box.

The wireless connection is established by a USB nano receiver which has the USB ID 045e:0745

Bus005 Device 002: ID 045e:0745 Microsoft Corp. Nano Transceiver v1.0for Bluetooth

The mouse and keyboard are recognized automatically:

usb 1-1.2: new full speed USB device number 5 using ehci_hcd
usb 1-1.2: New USB device found, idVendor=045e, idProduct=0745
usb 1-1.2: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=0
usb 1-1.2: Product: Microsoft® 2.4GHz Transceiver v8.0
usb 1-1.2: Manufacturer: Microsoft
input: Microsoft Microsoft® 2.4GHz Transceiver v8.0 as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1a.0/usb1/1-1/1-1.2/1-1.2:1.0/input/input7
generic-usb 0003:045E:0745.0004: input,hidraw3: USB HID v1.11 Keyboard [Microsoft Microsoft® 2.4GHz Transceiver v8.0] on usb-0000:00:1a.0-1.2/input0
input: Microsoft Microsoft® 2.4GHz Transceiver v8.0 as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1a.0/usb1/1-1/1-1.2/1-1.2:1.1/input/input8
generic-usb 0003:045E:0745.0005: input,hidraw4: USB HID v1.11 Mouse [Microsoft Microsoft® 2.4GHz Transceiver v8.0] on usb-0000:00:1a.0-1.2/input1
input: Microsoft Microsoft® 2.4GHz Transceiver v8.0 as /devices/pci0000:00/0000:00:1a.0/usb1/1-1/1-1.2/1-1.2:1.2/input/input9
generic-usb 0003:045E:0745.0006: input,hiddev0,hidraw5: USB HID v1.11 Device [Microsoft Microsoft® 2.4GHz Transceiver v8.0] on usb-0000:00:1a.0-1.2/input2

Identified Hardware Configurations (9 Results)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Distribution
Kernel
Rating
Scan Date
Devuan GNU/Linux 1.0 (jessie) 3.16.0-4-amd64 - 30/11/2016
Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela 4.4.0-28-generic - 27/11/2016
openSUSE Tumbleweed 4.8.9-1-default - 27/11/2016
Linux Mint 18 Sarah 4.8.3-040803-generic - 26/11/2016
Ubuntu 16.10 4.8.0-040800rc6-generic - 26/11/2016
elementary OS Loki 4.4.0-7-generic - 05/08/2016
Arch Linux 4.2.5-1-ARCH - 26/01/2016
Linux Mint 17 Qiana 3.13.0-24-generic - 12/12/2015
Fedora release 20 (Heisenbug) 3.17.4-200.fc20.x86_64 - 06/12/2014

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