Welcome to the Schneider Electric Website

Welcome to our website.

Select your location

PowerChute Personal Edition

Easy-to-use, safe system shutdown software with power and energy management features for home computers and battery backups.

The ideal choice for home battery backup users.

APC Brand Product picture Schneider Electric
PowerChute Personal Edition schneider.label Easy-to-use, safe system shutdown software with power and energy management features for home computers and battery backups.
  • Features

    PowerChute Personal Edition software provides safe system shutdown in the event of an extended power outage or computer power problem, preventing potential data corruption. Designed for exceptional usability, it provides first-time users with optimal PC power protection based on APC industry-leading power management expertise. Users also have the option to tailor PowerChute settings for their individual circumstances. Energy cost and CO2 monitoring provides users with a greater understanding of the energy consumed by protected equipment and energy plans enable cost savings. Note: Features vary by Back-UPS model and by operating system.

    Benefits

    Convenience

    • Context-sensitive help - Jargon-free, context-sensitive help answers questions quickly
    • Exclusive silent operation at night - Ensures you won't lose sleep over your PC power protection
    • Installation - Fast, easy installation takes the guesswork out of configuration for first-time users

    Manageability

    • Automatic self-test - Periodic battery self-test ensures early detection of a battery that needs to be replaced.
    • Power performance - Summarizes power problems such as blackouts and electrical noise over time.
    • Status at a glance - Quickly assess power status

    Marketing Features

    • Automatic self-test - Periodic battery self-test ensures early detection of a battery that needs to be replaced.
    • Context-sensitive help - Jargon-free, context-sensitive help answers questions quickly
    • Operating System Shutdown - Prevents possible data corruption by performing graceful, unattended operating system shutdown in the event of an extended power outage or computer power problem.
    • Power performance - Summarizes power problems such as blackouts and electrical noise over time.
    • Status at a glance - Quickly assess power status

    Compatibility

    • Compatible with Back-UPS models - Back-UPS ES, Back-UPS CS, Back-UPS LS, Back-UPS RS
    • PowerChute Personal Edition OS Compatibility - This software supports numerous operating systems and processors. For further information, please
      click here.

    Protection

    • Hibernation - Preserves entire state of system and speeds time to recovery.
    • Operating System Shutdown - Prevents possible data corruption by performing graceful, unattended operating system shutdown in the event of an extended power outage or computer power problem.

    Gallery

EcoStruxure™ for Your Business

EcoStruxure lets you thrive in today's digital world. Make better business decisions with scalable and converged IT/OT solutions.

Reach Us

Have a question, complaint or is there some feedback you’d like to send us to make your experience with Schneider Electric better?

FAQ

Easily find and share the answer you are looking for from our online FAQ service.

Distributor Locator

A simple tool to locate easily your nearest Schneider Electric distributor.

MySchneider App

Discover our new mySchneider app which offers tailored services, 24/7 self-service, and easy access to expert support and information. Download and register now to get access to recommended services and more.

Need information?

Browse our resource section and find the most useful tools and documents for all our products.
Compare products: /