FAQ

What is the Copernic Search Server?


Copernic Search Server centralizes the data of all the computers in your corporate network in a single search index. Using the Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client, each employee will connect to the central index to search for relevant data. The Copernic Search Server indexes: e-mail, documents, appointments, tasks, images, PDF files, and more.

What is the Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client?


The Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client is installed locally on all computers in your company and allows every employee to locate information across the company-wide search index as well as thei local index. They can easily switch between indexed using a quick drop-down menu.

Why do I need the Copernic Search Server?


Copernic Search Server eliminate the duplication of documents by having one central index that's shared between all employees.

Do I need to use the Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client to access the Copernic Search Server?


Yes, your employees’ Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client licenses is the only way to access the server index.

With which server operating systems does the Copernic Search Server work?


Copernic Search Server works with Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 and 2016

With which operating systems does the Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client work?


The Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client works with Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10.

Does the Copernic Search Server index only shared mailboxes and Public Folders, or also network files?


The Server indexes all files – both network files as well as shared mailboxes and Public folders.

What resources does the Copernic Search Server use?


The Copernic Search Server requires no special hardware and runs on any standard server with a Windows Server Operating System (Windows Server 2012 & 2016)

How large can the index be?


There is no limit except the size of your hard drive.

Where do I install the Copernic Search Server?


The Copernic Search Server is centrally installed on a Windows computer with Windows Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 and 2016. It also can be installed on any Windows-based computer that can act as a server for all your files. You can download the Quick Start Guide to help you get started on the installation.

How can I pay for Copernic Search Server?


If you buy the Copernic Search Server and the Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client together, you can order it directly from our store. You can contact our Sales-Team for further information.

I would like to install the Copernic Desktop Search Enterprise Client via MSI.


Yes, you can download it here.