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I have an old hard drive tower. I bought a printer today and the UBS cable is not compatible. How can I get the right cable?

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Check the back of the printer, is there a another connector or only the usb?

if the printer has only usb, you would need to buy a usb card for your old tower
You would need to look inside your tower and check if you have a white PCI slot available

heres what it will look like

I have an old hard - 371bfa2.jpg

And heres a USB - PCI card that will fit into the white slot giving you the USB connectors needed for the printer and everything else

http://cgi.ebay.com/Internal-PCI-USB-2-0-Controller-Card-5-Ports-4-1-VIA_W0QQitemZ400008832746QQihZ027QQcategoryZ90718QQtcZphotoQQcmdZViewItemQQ_trksidZp1742.m153.l1262

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