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Canon BJC-5100
4.0 out of 10

Canon BJC-5100

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Reviews and Problems with Canon BJC-5100

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Overall 10
10

Sturdy little fellow

Sydney Porter, Amazon
7 May 2003
  • Summary: I have absolutely loved this printer. It carried me through 3 years of school without constantly running to the computer lab to print drafts of papers. It handles a very high volume well. I have also found that by ordering off-brand ink tanks I can save a lot of money.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great printer for the money

Mike Stratford, Amazon
14 January 2003
  • Summary: I own two of these machines and I have to admit I am a fan of Canon products. I also own their digital camera and copy machine. For the money it is hard to complain about this printer.
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Overall 4
4.0

Pick something else

Robert Chambers, Amazon
7 January 2003
  • Summary: I have the Canon 5000 and the 5100. Both are essentially the same printers, except for its parallel port protocol. If you have Win95 or Win98, then this is a decent printer. This series of printers' use a proprietary printing language, so getting third party support or moving this printer to another...
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Overall 2
2.0

canon bjc-5100

edward p bell, Amazon
1 August 2002
  • Summary: this printer was obsolete the day i bought it about 2 years ago. when you turn it on or submit a print job it beeps, clicks and whirs for abour two minutes before it ieven begins to print.
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Overall 4
4.0

From Productive Printer to Paperweight

Lyle Helvie, Amazon
30 July 2002
  • Summary: I purchased my BJC 5100 about 2 years ago when I was looking for a large format printer (11x17) at a reasonable price. While the 5100 did meet those criteria, I have since had second thoughts about my purchase.
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Overall 10
10

It works and it prints 11.5X 23

"gsaiyaman", Amazon
22 June 2002
  • Summary: I've had my BJC-5100 for about two years now. Ive had no real problems with it.As a matter of fact,except for replacing the stylus cartridg once, all I do is put ink cartridges in it and it keeps printing. I print 11x17 T-shirt transfers and they take about 20 minutes @ 720 dpi.
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Overall 2
2.0

don't buy it

Jessamyn Cruz, Amazon
12 March 2002
  • Summary: This printer has given me constant problems. For one, it kept telling me that it was not connected when it was. When I print a test page it prints, but when I print from a Word Document or Photoshop it doesn't. It also tells me that it is out of ink when I just replaced it recently.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not a bad printer

T. Darnell "more books please", Amazon
18 February 2002
  • Summary: I've had my printer for almost 18 months, and I've had very little problems with it. I did recently have to replace the printhead when it kept telling to replace the ink cartridge or that there wasn't one in it. $... It's printed very reliably for me.
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Overall 2
2.0

sooo dissapointed---

meredith, Amazon
24 November 2001
  • Summary: I recently bought this model from my mom who had used it maybe twice. My intention was to use it for papers and occasionally photos, not really caring about the quality, more of durability. However I bought it from her in August and now it is November and kaput!
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Overall 2
2.0

sooo dissapointed---

meredith, Amazon
24 November 2001
  • Summary: I recently bought this model from my mom who had used it maybe twice. My intention was to use it for papers and occasionally photos, not really caring about the quality, more of durability. However I bought it from her in August and now it is November and kaput!
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