Setup & Installation

Activating a license to enable extensions (purchase or trial)
Wed, 28 Oct, 2020 at 1:42 PM
Can Copernic Desktop Search be run off a server or terminal server ?
Although it may work on a server or terminal server, it is not intended to be used this way.  We recommand you to buy the Server Search product.
Wed, 5 Feb, 2020 at 4:14 PM
Enterprise Deployment Guide : Deploying Copernic Desktop Search on a network
This section briefly explains the suggested steps to follow when a network administrator wants to deploy Copernic Desktop Search to his network.  For a comp...
Tue, 4 Aug, 2020 at 10:11 AM
How can I transfer my license to another computer ?
It is possible to transfer your license but since our licensing is on a "per computer basis".  Only one computer can be registered.  If you need...
Wed, 8 Apr, 2020 at 8:06 AM
How to uninstall or reinstall Copernic Desktop Search
If you need to troubleshoot or simply want to uninstall Copernic Desktop Search, here are the steps : Completely exit Copernic Desktop Search (right cl...
Fri, 1 Jan, 2021 at 7:02 PM
Initial setup video guide
Wed, 28 Oct, 2020 at 1:39 PM
Is Copernic Desktop Search slowing down my computer?
Copernic Desktop Search should not slow down your computer.  Thanks to different performance options to control the resources used by the indexing process,...
Wed, 5 Feb, 2020 at 1:20 PM
Offline license
Export offline license If your work environment doesn't allow you an Internet access, you can use the offline license authentication functionality t...
Wed, 28 Oct, 2020 at 1:29 PM
Where are the index data files of Copernic Desktop Search stored? Can I change the location?
By default, the index data files are stored in a per-user path like this:  "C:\Documents and Settings\**user name**\Local Settings\Application Data\Co...
Wed, 5 Feb, 2020 at 4:26 PM
Where can I find the search bar located in the Windows taskbar ?
The search bar located in the Windows taskbar have been removed since version 4. Instead, we have implemented a new shortcut (hit CTRL button twice) that br...
Wed, 5 Feb, 2020 at 1:14 PM