Change the acceleration and sensitivity of your touchpad, mouse, and scrollwheel. Map extra keys using xorg config or Solaar.
This is the preferred technique if it meets your needs. Open system settings and then click
Input Devices > Mouse > Advanced and adjust until you are happy with the results.
Touchpad settings are shown below for reference.
This video by Eric Adams shows how to use imwheel to increase mousewheel speed and button mapping. Remember to create an autostart file to apply your settings between logins.
Use Solaar to manage advanced Logitech hardware like the MX Master 3 Mouse and the MX Keys. Solaar makes managing universal USB receivers a cinche. Use the Discover software manager to install or the command-line with
sudo apt install solaar.
Marblemouse support is configured with the file
/usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-marblemouse.conf. Other devices may be configured in a similar fashion. See the excellent Arch Linux guide. You may wish to search for a file for your specific mouse device that you can drop into the
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