Certified Operating Systems for NCR Counterpoint

NCR Counterpoint runs exclusively on Microsoft Windows operating system. Windows 10 (64-bit) is recommended for version 8.5.2 and greater.

For operating system information for utilizing with NCR Counterpoint Cloud, please consult with POS Highway directly.

Summary:

Operating Systems certified for NCR Counterpoint.

Supported Operating Systems for use with NCR Counterpoint (Server and Workstation)

Servers:

  • Windows XP Professional with SP2 (32-bit only)
  • Windows Server 2003 with SP1 (32-bit only)
  • Windows Server 2008 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows 2012 R2 (CPSQL v8.5 only)
  • Windows 8.1 (CPSQL v8.5 only)
  • Windows 10 (64-bit) 8.5.2 and greater
  • Windows Server 2016 (64-bit) 8.5.4.1 and greater.

Workstations / Terminals:

  • Windows XP Professional with SP2 (32-bit only)
  • Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows 8.1 (64-bit)  (CPSQL v8.5 only)
  • Windows 10 (64-bit) 8.5.2  and greater.

XP Professional is not supported in 8.5, and is not supported for use with NCR Secure Pay.

Additional Notes

The Standard and Enterprise editions of Windows Server 2008 and Windows 7 are certified for use as NCR Counterpoint servers.

Other editions of Windows Server 2008 are not certified, consult with us for more information about known issues with various third-party components and devices in Windows Server 2008 environments. Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 64 bit is not supported for a NCR Counterpoint workstation.

None of Windows OS ’Home’ versions are certified with NCR Counterpoint. Windows 8, SQL 2012, and Windows Server 2012 are not certified for use with 8.4 NCR Counterpoint.
These are certified for use with NCR Counterpoint V8.5.