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5.7 out of 10

Canon CanoScan 5000F

The CanoScan 5000F USB Flatbed Scanner is loaded with advanced C Read more

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Overall 8
8.0

Four Stars

Simon Shih Ping Chang, Amazon
2 weeks ago
Overall 2
2.0

Never been able to get it to work

blue_musicman, Ebay
11 July 2013
  • Summary: I have had one of these scanners from new. It was very expensive at the time. I have never ever been able to make it work.I have tried downloading drivers and it just opens ADOBE IMAGE READY or Canon tool box. Total waste of money so far as I am concerned.
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Overall 10
10

CanoScan Scanner

suzybeesmarket, Ebay
10 June 2010
  • Summary: This scanner is an awesome scanner. The resolution of each and every scan I have done is so far clean in comparison to most scanners I have used.
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Overall 8
8.0

SCAN BABY SCAN

RON IN USA "Ron USA", Amazon
17 May 2010
  • Summary: it works- it scans documents.. I dont use it for pics but documents only for now.
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Overall 6
6.0

If document scanning & OCR are important - try another

Tony C. "Tony", Amazon
28 August 2006
  • Summary: Picked up the Canon ScanoJet 5500F from a local store and started scanning medical school applications. I hoped to fill out these converted applications later using Microsoft Word. So this review is focused primarily on the OCR and text scanning capability of this scanner. Image Quality - 5/5 stars: The 5000F scans are very detailed and clear. If the document is to be a copy for archving in JPEG or BMP format, the scan quality is more than sufficient.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good, but not everything to everyone

Reaperducer, Amazon
28 August 2006
  • Summary: I bought this scanner because of the Canon name. My last scanner was a Canon, as is my printer. Both have performed flawlessly. I chose this particular model because of the USB interface so I could use it with both my Mac and my Hewlett Packard IBM Clone, and because it has an attachment to scan negatives. As a basic scanner, it's great. Good color. Good sharpness. Though, it's a somewhat larger than you might expect based on the pictures.
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Overall 10
10

Great Scanner - Unbelievable Delivery

N J Hittinger, Amazon
28 August 2006
  • Summary: I received delivery in an unbelievable 21 hours! I had gone out and examined the Cannon 5000F before I placed the order with Amazon.com. I've installed it on Windows XP and am pleased beyond expectations. I primarily wanted it for film and slide copying. It does that and copying and photo scanning up to my expectations and standards. I 've been involved in photography (darkroom included) for years and find this great to bring my old technology up into the 21 century.
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Overall 10
10

Simply wonderful

Kevin M. Scarbrough, Amazon
28 August 2006
  • Summary: I purchased the scanner with a bit of apprehension, due to the price, and the disparity with other scanners. It seemed a wee bit costly -- not overly so, just a bit. Knowing that Canon is a good company, and knowing that poor scanners truly a horrible experience, I bit the bullet and bought it. The software, combined with the scanner, are superb. I highly recommend this product.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very Good To Excellent Quality But Slow!

JazzMann "Jazz-Wine-Sun", Amazon
28 August 2006
  • Summary: Being an amatuer photographer, I wanted a scanner that could scan slides and negatives. The 5000F is a flatbed scanner so it can also scan documents which makes a very versitile and useful scanner. Usually flatbed scanners do NOT make good film and slide scanners; the 5000F is an exception. It's actually based on a rather decent CCD technology rather than the cheaper CIS chip (most flatbeds), which is the reason for the very good film/slide scanning performance.
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Overall 10
10

Canon continues to do what they do best!

Bradford Lumley, Amazon
28 August 2006
  • Summary: My father always told me I would never go wrong with a Canon. Canon has proven my father's point time and time again, and they don't fail to do so with the 5000c. I made the mistake of purchasing a lesser-name scanner to save myself [money]. When the quality and reliability were found lacking, I packed the lesser-name up and left the store with the 5000f. I'm so thrilled by the quality i don't know if I can write a detailed, fact-based review on the scanner!
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