Multifunction with book scanner, good OCR software

  Newuser964 22:17 07 Apr 2008
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PC Advisor May 2008 issue recommends HP PhotoSmart C4280 for good quality copies and prints, but its review at tinyurl.com/2QBECL says the paper sticks - had that before w. an HP machine, it was awful. I thought C5280 wld be the answer, but PC Advisor review says that its lid won't lift to allow scanning from books!

Any ideas on a good print/scan/copy machine, easy to use, good quality copies, which allows scanning from books and has good OCR? Printing of photos. less important; wld like economical machine in terms of ink costs, pref. taking triple-ink cartridge rather than separate cyan, magenta etc. Thanks for reading this - any ideas welcome

Richard T.

  Newuser964 14:38 15 Apr 2008

Anyone thought of a recommendation for me yet please?

  Newuser2 19:50 15 Apr 2008

I'm looking to get e new MFD and the one thats caught my attention is the Brother dcp770cw.
The reviews that I've seen all seem to recommend it.
Hope this helps

  Newuser964 00:24 16 Apr 2008

Thanks for the suggestion, Newuser2: I will certainly have a look at the machine you mention. It's quite a lot dearer than the C4280, and I shld be glad if I cld find one a bit closer to that in price, but if not will consider the dcp770cw.

Newuser964

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