Summary: For the 'general purpose' 'all-in-one' machine that I need, this is perfect. There are some issues with the interaction between Canon's software and Windows but it doesn't really affect me. I have learned that 're-manufactured'/'refilled' ink cartridges are not good for Canon machines (this is my second one - I bought this one as I wanted an wireless printer - the other wired one is working fine with another computer) as they don't work right down to the end, whereas...
Summary: Dead easy to set up. WiFi connection has been rock solid since I set it up. Prints super pictures and scanning is excellent. Printing options are many and varied AND useful, duplex, back sheet intake etc.
Summary: over the past 8 years I have had just 2 Canon printers this being my second, I use to use Epson before that but found there standard has really dropped compared to Canon, for one I find the ink lasts a lot longer and to me that's just has important.
Summary: This printer was very easy to set up using the disc and USB cable. It prints great images and photos and you can get compatible ink cartridges to use on this model. The only problem I am having is setting up the wi fi and I may have to get some help with this from my family.
Summary: i had been looking for a printer to print my greetings cards for a long time, i needed a printer that had a rear loading facility, but so many printers, so confusing. this one was recommended to me on a forum, but as it is no longer available in the shops i bought it from amazon and so far it has taken the card stock beautifully, and prints them beautifully, and the printer was delivered within two days, so i am happy with my purchase.
Summary: After searching the internet looking at many makes of printers and reading many reviews. it suited all the requirnents, and i am more then pleased with the result, Amazon was very prompt with the delivery