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Should I remove Copper Point of Sale Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #45,181
United States Rank #45,927
Reach 0.0019%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 5.27 days
29.01 days >
Average installed length: 15.24 days


1.35 66.67%
1.33 14.81%
1.30 18.52%

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Copper Point of Sale Software


Copper Point of Sale Software is a software program developed by NCH Software. The most common release is 1.35, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program creates a startup registration point in Windows in order to automatically start when any user boots the PC. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named copper.exe. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 1.82 MB (1,906,320 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 50% of users of Copper Point of Sale Software come from the United States, it is also popular in Saudi Arabia and BD.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.nchsoftware.com/point-of-sale/support.html
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\NCH Software\Copper
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\NCH Software\Copper\copper.exe" -uninstall
Estimated size: 1.82 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Copper Point of Sale Software

Program executable:copper.exe
Copper Point of Sale Software
Path:C:\Program Files\nch software\copper\copper.exe
Additional files:
  • coppersetup_v1.30.exe - Copper (Copper Point of Sale Software)
  • coppersetup_v1.33.exe
  • coppersetup_v1.35.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • copper.exe runs as a service named 'Copper Point of Sale Software' (CopperService) "Allows Copper Point of Sale Software to run in the background if required.".
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • copper.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Copper' which loads as "C:\Program Files\NCH Software\Copper\copper.exe" -logon.

How do I remove Copper Point of Sale Software?

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Or, you can uninstall Copper Point of Sale Software from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Copper Point of Sale Software, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Copper Point of Sale Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 7 7%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.26%
Windows 8 40.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.33%
Windows 7 Professional 11.11%
Windows 7 Home Basic 7.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.41%
Windows 8.1 7.41%
Windows 8.1 Connected 7.41%

Distribution by countryGeography

50.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 50.00%
  Saudi Arabia 7.50%
  BD 5.00%
  Canada 5.00%
  Jamaica 5.00%
  South Africa 2.50%
  Colombia 2.50%
  Qatar 2.50%
  Belgium 2.50%
  RS 2.50%
  Australia 2.50%
  India 2.50%
  NA 2.50%
  BS 2.50%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 25.00%
Acer 25.00%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
Toshiba 16.67%
Lenovo 8.33%
Samsung 4.17%
Common models
Dell Inspiron N5110 8.00%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1214 4.00%
Samsung RV411/RV511/E3511... 4.00%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.00%
Dell Inspiron 400 4.00%
Acer TMP255-MG 4.00%

About NCH Software

NCH is a software development company tat primarily sells to individuals via their website.
Publisher URL: www.nchsoftware.com


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