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Am I at the mercy of big ink?

Canon Pixma printer purchased in US, specified ink cartridges not available in Asia where I live, BUT there is a different model number that looks exactly the same. Can I use it? [more inside]
posted by dust of the stars on Mar 16, 2013 - 2 answers

Recommendations for a desktop printer that plays well with DVDs/CDs

My work has to produce sometimes one, sometimes two at most DVDs when we do a transfer of an older video recording to digital file. We're looking to purchase a desktop printer for use with DVDs, and I'm hoping the mefi community has recommendations! [more inside]
posted by ethel on Jan 24, 2013 - 3 answers

When using the cleaning cycle on an inkjet printer, where does the ink go?

When using the cleaning cycle on an inkjet printer, where does the ink go? [more inside]
posted by Caviar on Sep 4, 2012 - 8 answers

AIO that prints and scans both sides

Duplex-scanning colour AIO: Epson WorkForce WF-7520, Canon PIXMA MX892, or ... ? [more inside]
posted by scruss on Apr 11, 2012 - 6 answers

This Canon MP495 is very sleepy...

Is there any way to stop a Canon MP495 multifunction inkjet printer from going to sleep? It has its own built in 802.11g/n network interface for sharing itself with the LAN, which works fine, until the printer snoozes and falls off the network... [more inside]
posted by thewalrus on Nov 8, 2011 - 4 answers

I need some bulk-mailing tips

I plan to mail 4,500 postcards to a different group of customers every day. And I want to do the majority of the work myself. Can you help me to master bulk-mailing? [more inside]
posted by banished on Sep 5, 2011 - 7 answers

Much as I like stripes...

Is my Canon inkjet's print head broken? [more inside]
posted by le morte de bea arthur on Jun 21, 2011 - 7 answers

Need a Huge Image

Would you recommend a large high quality photo with which to put a large format printer through it's paces? Anything at all, as long as it can bring the megapixels. [more inside]
posted by parallax7d on Dec 22, 2010 - 9 answers

Very CHEAP Mac printer with CHEAP ink?

What is the cheapest color printer that will work with a Mac and, most important, has cheap ink? [more inside]
posted by exceptinsects on Dec 19, 2010 - 17 answers

State of the Union with color printers

Have <$1000 color printers (including inkjet and laser) gotten any better since 2003 in terms of output quality? [more inside]
posted by crapmatic on Jul 8, 2010 - 4 answers

Recommend an inkjet printer

I need a new inkjet printer for a PC. Any recommendations? [more inside]
posted by feelinggood on Jun 4, 2010 - 7 answers

Looking for a printer without the problems of finicky ink.

[MomFilter] Looking for a reasonably cheap, reliable printer (for printing text) for an iMac. Leaning towards laser as the experiences with inkjets have been that bouts of little use lead to still full, yet dry and thus worthless ink cartridges. [more inside]
posted by blueberry on Jun 21, 2009 - 21 answers

Recommend a printer

Please recommend a colour printer that prints 11x17" sheets. [more inside]
posted by BeaverTerror on Apr 29, 2009 - 5 answers

Tired of being dictated to by printers

Inkjet Printer filter: My wife and I both have HP All in One Inkjet devices, me the 3310, her the 7280. Ink is a PITA. I'm looking to upgrade anyway, what should I get? [more inside]
posted by arniec on Mar 4, 2009 - 9 answers

Help me choose a colour printer PII

Help me choose another printer. I got the HP 2605 from this askme and am now looking for your help again. [more inside]
posted by MarvinJ on Nov 3, 2008 - 0 answers

Where can I find

I'm looking for inkjet printer paper (or an online printer) that will produce highly saturated color prints but isn't too shiny. [more inside]
posted by sevenless on Sep 26, 2008 - 2 answers

Inkjet or laser printer for reliability with really minimal use?

Will an inkjet or laser printer be more reliable if the printer will be turned off for 99.9% of its life? [more inside]
posted by puffmoike on Dec 17, 2007 - 17 answers

Need printer selection advice, please

I need advice on an affordable inject printer that can print on paper sizes longer than 11 or 14". [more inside]
posted by mdrk on Oct 9, 2007 - 14 answers

Inkjet or laser?

Should I buy a laser printer or an inkjet for my home office? [more inside]
posted by doctorpiorno on Mar 20, 2007 - 39 answers

Finicky feeder

Any tips on a home repair to restore my HP inkjet to its former paper feeding glory? [more inside]
posted by j-dawg on Feb 12, 2007 - 2 answers

How can I get decent color brochure printing for under $1000?

Inkjet isn't cutting it for my home office. I give out about 200 product info sheets a month, and inkjet just gives, well, that technicolor "inkjet look", though granted I am printing on laser printer paper rather than inkjet papers. How good are these new $400 color laser printers? Should I give them a serious look, or is my money better spent on inkjet paper? [more inside]
posted by calhound on Jan 18, 2007 - 15 answers

Time to get chippy with my ink cartridges?

Have you replaced your inkjet print cartridges with a generic by physically moving the cartridge chip? This site gives instructions, but I can't tell if this will screw up my printer's ability to detect low ink levels or not. Does this work?
posted by noahv on Jan 16, 2007 - 2 answers

Printer for fine art on OSX

What's the best color printer for "fine art" printing, using OSX? I might consider color laser, but a good inkjet would also be acceptable. [More Inside] [more inside]
posted by jpburns on Oct 23, 2004 - 13 answers

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