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Nikon Super Coolscan 4000Nikon Super Coolscan 5000 ED - 4000 dpi - Film scanner (35 mm)

Nikon - Film - Desktop - 4000 dpi

Designed for use by imaging professionals, the SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED offers 135/IX240 film scanning at an amazing 20 seconds per image (including image transfer to display) - at 4, 000 dpi true optical resolution. Highly accurate color reproduction and representation of detail are made possible by the 16-bit A/D converter and 16-bit output channel. The SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED targets primarily business users such as professional photographers and photo finishers, who require superb image quality... Read more
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Comments to date: 4. Page 1 of 1. Average Rating:
bitboy0 3:25am on Friday, October 22nd, 2010 
This is my first experience with a slide scanner and I am more than pleased with the photo files I have made from 35mm slides.
miostu 10:10am on Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 
The Nikon Super Coolscan 4000 ED is a one of the highest quality slide/film scanners around at an affordable price. Exceptional Quality of Image.
Lou G 11:48pm on Sunday, September 19th, 2010 
Outstanding quality at an affordable price I use this to scan 35mm slides for digital prints up to 13x19" so I use the full 4000 ppi capability.
rla128 3:15pm on Saturday, June 26th, 2010 
I bought the Nikon Coolscan 4000 ED about a year ago to archive my family slides (~1,500 of them). Overall.

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Firmware Updater for the SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED
Introduction Running the Updater

(p. 2) (pp. 36)


1.1 Overview

The SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED firmware update program, SUPERCOOLSCAN4000ED_xxx.exe (Macintosh version SUPERCOOLSCAN4000ED_xxx; xxx is a three-digit number giving the firmware version) is a utility that updates the firmware stored in the flash memory of the SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED.

Update program icon

1.2 Before Running the Updater
To run the update program, you must have Nikon Scan version 3.0 or later installed on your system and your SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED must be ready for use. Note also that the existing firmware can not be overwritten by an earlier version. Before running the updater, close any other applications and terminate any programs, such as screen savers, that start automatically after a certain length of time has passed. Note that only one SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED can be connected to your computer at a time; if you have more than one scanner of the same type connected to your computer, disconnect all but the device on which you will be performing the update.
Important After starting the updater, do not perform any of the operations below until a message appears stating that the update is complete. Depending on their timing, any of these actions could damage the firmware, making it impossible to download it to the scanner: Turning the scanner or host computer off Disconnecting the interface cable Performing any operation on the host computer, including moving the mouse Connecting or disconnecting other IEEE 1394 devices or turning them on or off (note that some IEEE 1394 devices turn off automatically if no operations are performed for a specified period; such devices should be disconnected from the computer before the update begins)
Before running the updater, you should also confirm that the interface cable connecting the scanner to the computer, and the power cables connecting the scanner and computer to a power source, The update takes approximately one minute to complete. are securely connected.

Running the Updater

2.1 Starting the Updater
If you are using Windows (Windows 98SE or later), start SUPER COOLSCAN4000ED.exe by selecting Run from the Start menu or double-clicking the program icon in the Windows Explorer. Macintosh users can start the updater by doubleclicking the program icon.

2.2 Beginning the Update

The updater begins a scan of the IEEE 1394 bus after displaying the main dialog (shown below).
Device name (gives bus information for SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED scanners found on the IEEE 1394 bus)
The first dialog displayed after the updater starts is the softarea ware license agreement. The license agreement is available in Japanese, English, French, German, and Spanish; the language displayed can be selected from the language menu at lower left. If, after reading the software license agreement, you agree to its Status (shows update status) terms and conditions, click Yes. The updater dialog will then be displayed. If you do not agree to the terms and conditions of The device name includes the scanner name and the current the license agreement, click No. The program will end without firmware version: updating scanner firmware. Nikon SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED 1.05 All subsequent dialogs will be displayed in the language selected (1) (2) in the license agreement dialog.
(1) (2) Device name Current firmware version


Once a SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED is located, the message shown in the illustration above will appear in the message area, giving the version of the firmware that will be written to the scanner during the update. To update the scanner shown in the device name text box to the firmware version indicated in the message area, click Yes. To exit the updater without updating scanner firmware, click No. The effects produced by each of these buttons are further detailed below. Yes Clicking Yes displays the following dialog.
No Click No to exit the updater without updating scanner firmware. The status area The status area shows update status as follows: Starting updater: application initializing Searching for SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED: searching for connected devices Loading data: performing update Initializing: performing update

Clicking Yes in the dialog above starts the update. To exit the updater without updating scanner firmware, click No. The update takes about one minute to perform. Do not take any of the actions described in section 1.2 until the dialog described in section 2.3 is displayed.
Update failed. Try again after restarting the scanner. The dialog shown below is displayed when the update finishes An error occurred while the firmware was being written to the scanner, with the result that the firmware may not have been without incident. Click OK to exit the updater. correctly copied to the device. Click OK to exit the updater, turn the scanner off and then on, and then attempt the update again. Should this error appear a second time, check to be sure that the scanner is on and that the power and interface cables are correctly connected. If the scanner was on and the cables were correctly connected, restart the host computer and attempt the update again.

2.3 Exiting the Updater

2.4 Error Messages
Should any of the following messages be displayed, take the steps If the error persists after you have attempted the above remedies, there may be a problem with your scanner. Contact your detailed below. Nikon service representative with the numerical code that apNo SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED connected. peared in the dialog, if any. This is displayed in the main dialog message area when the computer has failed to recognize the SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED. Attempt the update again after confirming that the computer recognizes the scanner. This SUPER COOLSCAN 4000 ED does not require this update. This message indicates that no update was performed because the firmware version provided with the updater is the same as or earlier than the version already installed in the scanner. When the scanner is turned off and then on again, it will not initialize in the usual fashion and the status LED will not blink, but this does not indicate a malfunction. In this state, the scanner is capable of a bare minimum of communications over the Earlier versions have smaller version numbers. IEEE 1394 interface.
Update completed successfully. Restart your scanner. Firmware was updated successfully, but the updater failed to initialize the device. Initialize the scanner by turning it off and then on again. Note that the scanner may be unable to complete normal initialization when the FH-3 film holder is inserted in the MA-20 (S) slide-mount adapter. Should this be the case, remove the FH-3 and turn the scanner off and on once more. Leaving an adapter half inserted can also interfere with initialization. Make sure that the adapter is either fully inserted or fully removed from the scanner before restarting the device. If the device fails to initialize normally after being restarted, there may be a problem with your scanner. Contact your Nikon service representative with the numerical code that appeared in the dialog, if any.


Technical specifications

Full description

Designed for use by imaging professionals, the SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED offers 135/IX240 film scanning at an amazing 20 seconds per image (including image transfer to display) - at 4, 000 dpi true optical resolution. Highly accurate color reproduction and representation of detail are made possible by the 16-bit A/D converter and 16-bit output channel. The SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED targets primarily business users such as professional photographers and photo finishers, who require superb image quality and high-speed scanning capability. Private users of 135/IX240 format cameras - advanced amateur SLR photographers, for example - will welcome the scanner's speed and image quality. Users who deal with numerous slide mounts and uncut film rolls will appreciate the increased ease of use and productivity afforded by optional accessories like the SLIDE FEEDER SF-210 and ROLL FILM ADAPTER SA-30. The SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED offers the performance and efficiency to make it the ideal digital archiving solution. With fast, easy image transfer thanks to the USB 2.0 interface, the SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED is an extremely powerful, extremely fast, extremely efficient desktop film scanner that will augment your productivity and give you scanned images that will take your breath away.

TypeFilm scanner (35 mm) - desktop
Max Supported Document Size1 in x 1.5 in
Width3.8 in
Depth12.4 in
Height6.8 in
Weight6.6 lbs
Input TypeColor
Color Depth48-bit color
Optical Resolution4000 dpi
Scan ModeSingle-pass
Scan Element TypeCCD
Lamp / Light Source TypeRGB LED array
Scan Density Range4.8D
Scan Speed20 sec / page (color)
Media Handling
Max Document Size1 in x 1.5 in
Supported Document TypeSlides, film
Expansion / Connectivity
Interfaces1 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 pin USB Type B
Included AccessoriesFilm adapter
Compliant StandardsPlug and Play
Power DevicePower supply - internal
Voltage RequiredAC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Software / System Requirements
Software IncludedDrivers & utilities, Nikon Scan, ASF Digital ROC, ASF Digital ICE
OS RequiredMicrosoft Windows 2000 Professional, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Windows ME, Apple MacOS 9.1 or later, Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 or later
Peripheral / Interface DevicesCD-ROM, SVGA monitor, USB port
System Requirements DetailsWindows 98SE/2000 Pro/ME/XP Home/XP Pro - Pentium - 300 MHz - RAM 128 MB - HD 240 MB MacOS 9.1 or later - PowerPC G3 - RAM 64 MB - HD 270 MB MacOS X 10.1.5 or later - PowerPC G3 - RAM 128 MB - HD 620 MB
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature50 °F
Max Operating Temperature95 °F
Humidity Range Operating20 - 60%
Universal Product Identifiers
Part Numbers5000NSUK, 9238, LS5000
GTIN00018208092383, 00018208900817



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