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Looking for a good Multifunction laser printer


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#1 Wayne_II

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Posted 01 March 2012 - 02:53 PM

I'm looking for a good multifunction laser printer that can scan to a NAS or to a network folder. Any suggestions?

I'm looking at this printer at Amazon.

http://www.amazon.com/Brother-DCP-8085dn-Digital-Capability-Networking/dp/B0026J8HP8/ref=sr_1_sc_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1330633094&sr=1-1-spell

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Posted 01 March 2012 - 04:55 PM

On the one you linked I would want to read the user manual and be sure it can do what you want.
From the user reviews

Also, the DCP-8085dn can be set up to scan to a folder on the network. I chose to set up a scans folder on the NAS, so I don't have to use a PC to make a scan. I can walk up to the DCP-8085dn and place a stack of papers in the document feeder, hit a few buttons to access presets that I set up, hit the green start button and walk away. When done I can have image files or PDF's waiting for me in the scans folder.



I tend to be partial to HP & Okidata myself

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#3 Wayne_II

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Posted 01 March 2012 - 05:20 PM

Thanks for the quick reply. I should have read more of the comments about the printer. I loved the older HP printers they last forever. I'm been working with a HP Officejet G55 for more than 10 years.

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Posted 25 March 2012 - 06:06 AM

For laser printers i would stick to HP. Some Canons are good, but thats mainly because HP and Canon share technology.
I would stay away from Dell, Lexmark or Samsung.

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Posted 25 March 2012 - 09:38 AM

I agree HP MFC laser printers are my choice. I tend to run away from Brother products since I have had nothing but issues with them.
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Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:30 AM

whatever you do, dont buy brother!!!

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:41 AM

I have never been satisfied with Brother's print quality or their rubbish software.

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