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PowerDirector

The Fastest, Most Flexible Video Editor

PowerDirector provides the most comprehensive tools for high quality video productions, all with easy-to-use features. The new Design Studio tools provides total flexibility to design and customize your transition effects, titles, disc menu and much more. You can also sync up to 100 timeline tracks by audio for creating multicam collage, and preserve and share your creative projects with CyberLink Cloud service!



Procedure for Software Update Download and Installation
Unless noted, software updates provided on this page are exclusively for retail and online purchased versions only. To check for updates for hardware bundled versions, locate the "About" dialog in the software, and then click on the "Upgrade" button. In the Upgrade dialog click the "Update" tab to see if there are any updates available. Also note that the software will pop up a notification periodically when there is an update available.

Version:

PowerDirector 13

2014-10-12

Updates PowerDirector 13 to build 2123
Install this patch update enhances the program stability.

Note:This patch is not for PowerDirector Live subscribers.

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2014-09-25

Updates PowerDirector 13 to build 2104
Installing this patch resolves the issue that the program randomly crashes during launch.

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PowerDirector 12

2014-06-18

Updates PowerDirector 12 to build 2930
Installing this patch to improve program stability and performance. It fixes more than 30 issues including customer feedback and crash reports.

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2014-03-27

Updates PowerDirector 12 to build 2726
Installing this patch to improve program stability and performance. It fixes more than 30 issues including customer feedback and crash reports.

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2013-12-25

Updates PowerDirector 12 to build 2420
Improves compatibility with NVIDIA display driver version 331.65.

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2013-11-01

Updates PowerDirector 12 to build 2230
Installing this patch update resolves slow response issue.

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2013-10-24

Updates PowerDirector 12 to build 2209
Installing this patch update adds compatibility with Windows 8.1.

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2013-09-13

Updates PowerDirector 12 to build 2109
Installing this patch to improve program stability.

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PowerDirector 11

2014-01-05

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 3625
Improves compatibility with NVIDIA display driver version 331.65. For more detailed information, hover your mouse over the "i" icon on the right.

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2013-10-14

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 3230
Installing this patch update adds compatibility with Windows 8.1.

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2013-07-07

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 3026
Installing this patch update adds support for NewBlue Video Essentials V and VI effect packs.

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2013-04-24

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 2812
Install this patch update to improve program performance.

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2013-03-25

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 2707
Install this patch update to improve program performance. For more detailed information, hover your mouse over the “i” icon on the right”.

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2013-01-24

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 2516
Install this patch update to improve program performance.

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2012-12-27

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 2418
Installing this patch update adds support for editing GoPro HERO3 clips. For more detailed information, hover your mouse over the “i” icon on the right”.

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2012-11-30

Updates PowerDirector 11 to build 2321
Installing this patch update adds support for the Holiday Pack Vol. 4 in PowerDirector. For more detailed information, hover your mouse over the “i” icon on the right”.

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2012-10-25

Updates: This file updates PowerDirector 11 to PowerDirector 11 build 2215. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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PowerDirector 10

2012-11-18

PowerDirector 10 build 2231 update
Improves compatibility with NVIDIA display driver version 30X.XX.

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2012-10-10

Updates: This file updates PowerDirector 10 to PowerDirector 10 build 2023. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2012-05-17

Updates: This file updates PowerDirector 10 to PowerDirector 10 build 1703. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2012-03-28

Updates: This file updates PowerDirector 10 to PowerDirector 10 build 1424c. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2011-12-28

Updates: This file updates PowerDirector 10 to PowerDirector 10 build 1129b. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2011-12-06

Updates: This file updates PowerDirector 10 to PowerDirector 10 build 1129a. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

There is a new content pack available for PowerDirector 10. Click here to download it for free.

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2011-10-24

Updates: This file updates PowerDirector 10 to PowerDirector 10 build 1012. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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PowerDirector 9

2011-09-16

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 9 to PowerDirector 9 build 3305. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2011-06-10

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 9 to PowerDirector 9 build 2930. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2011-03-08

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 9 to PowerDirector 9 build 2702. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2011-01-03

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 9 to PowerDirector 9 build 2504. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2010-12-24

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 9 to PowerDirector 9 build 2330a. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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2010-12-10

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 9 to PowerDirector 9 build 2330. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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PowerDirector 8

2010-07-02

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 8 to PowerDirector 8 build 3022. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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PowerDirector 7

2009-10-19

Updates for the Fujitsu HE version of PowerDirector 7: This update is for the Fujitsu HE version of PowerDirector 7 with the SR number of VDE090306-01.

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2009-10-19

Updates for the Fujitsu DE version of PowerDirector 7: This update is for the Fujitsu DE version of PowerDirector 7 with the SR number of VDE090306-02.

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2009-06-24

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 7 to PowerDirector 7 build 3017. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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PowerDirector 6

2008-10-21

Updates: This update file only applies to end users who cannot upload videos to YouTube (For PowerDirector 6 build 2319 only).

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2007-11-23

Updates: This update file updates PowerDirector 6 to PowerDirector 6 build 2319. For PowerDirector retail and online purchase versions only.

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PowerDirector 5 Premium

2007-02-09

Updates: This patch file updates PowerDirector 5 Premium to PowerDirector 5 Premium build 2505a and also updates PowerDirector 5 Premium to Vista compatible.

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2006-08-02

Updates: This patch only applies to end-users who get the burning error message 80040154 (For PowerDirector 5 build number before 1227)

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2006-08-02

Updates: This patch only applies to end-users who couldn't open the PowerDirector project file (.pds) (For PowerDirector 5 build number before 1227)

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2006-08-02

Updates: This patch only applies to end-users who use Create Disc function of the program and can not hear the music added with MagicMusic on the DVD that created. (For the PowerDirector 5 build number 1816)

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2006-01-05

Updates: This patch file updates PowerDirector 5.0 to build 1227. For retail version only

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PowerDirector 4

2005-08-11

Updates: This patch file updates PowerDirector 4.0 to build 1515a. For retail version only

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PowerDirector 3

2004-07-02

Updates: This patch file updates PowerDirector 3.0 to build 1706 with new burning engine and better performance. For retail version only

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2003-12-04

Free Templates: This template file updates PowerDirector 3's Menu Templates for its Authoring & Burning Program. For retail version 3.0.1110 only

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PowerDirector 2.55

2003-05-02

Updates: This patch file updates PowerDirector 2.x Pro to 2.55.0407 Pro. For retail version only

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PowerDirector 2.5

2002-12-17

Updates: This patch file updates OEM version of PowerDirector 2.5 Pro ME or 2.5 Pro DE to build 0919

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2002-12-17

Updates: This patch file updates OEM version of PowerDirector 2.5 Pro VE to build 0919

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PowerDirector 2.1

2005-03-24

Updates: This patch file updates OEM version of PowerDirector 2.1 Pro DE to build 0925

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2002-12-17

Updates: This patch file updates OEM version of PowerDirector 2.1 SE+ (SE Plus) to build 0925

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2002-12-17

Updates: This patch file updates OEM version of PowerDirector 2.1 SE to build 0925

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2002-12-17

Updates: This patch file updates OEM version of PowerDirector 2.1 Pro VE to build 0925

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2002-12-17

Updates: This patch file updates OEM version of PowerDirector 2.1 Pro ME to build 0925

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