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USB cable from scanner to new Dell Optiplex 755

The cable that came with the Nikon Coolscan 4000 that goes into Dell will not fit into into the USB port because of the design.
What are my options to be able to use the scaner ?
Thank you, Norm

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If you look carefully at the cable, you will notice it is a firewire cable (IEEE1394), not USB. You will need a firewire interface on your computer to use the Nikon scanner. It will not work with a USB port.

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