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I have been looking for a driver for my new imac 10.8 Mountain Lion to connect to an existing Canon Selphy ES3. It appears this isn't possible, which is annoying as its a good little printer. Can anyone help me solve this problem, and if not, recommend a new photo printer (preferably wifi). I don't want to replace my main printer, so only want one for photo use.
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There is no driver for Mountain Lion listed, however, try using the Lion driver which is provided by Canon: LINK
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I found a 10.8 driver here. It would seem that ML is supported (unless I'm reading things wrong).

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I just checked that site and it appears those are not drivers but only software. The US Canon site states that Mountain Lion is not supported but I suspect he may be able to use the Lion driver instead. Worth a try.
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Thanks all.

Have tried all of the above, but nothing seems to work. Would invest in a new one, but just unsure what best to buy.
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I have three printers that I use and all are compatible with Mountain Lion:

HP, Epson, and Canon. Brother is also another good choice as they generally support the latest versions of OS X.
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