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Hello Members,

PowerDirector 16 Patch Update v3424 is now available.

Install this patch for enabling NVIDIA NVENC hardware acceleration with driver version 416 or above.

Note:
This patch is NOT for subscription version, OEM versions, UWP versions, volume license, or versions purchased via Steam.

Build Info:
Version : PowerDirector 16 Build number : 16.0.3424 SR number : VDE181119-02

Release Notes:
Updates PowerDirector 16 to build 3424

Adds support for enabling NVIDIA NVENC hardware acceleration with driver version 416 or above.*

* This update does not remove support for the NVIDIA NVENC hardware acceleration in the older VGA drivers.


Software Update pages:


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What an improvement! CPU running at 57% wth my old Nvidia GTX 640 playing along merrily at 40+%. Timeline playing at 1080P Full HD res

Big Thank you for this update cool I just want to edit. All this stuff with wires and magic is getting me down !!
Win 10 64-bit, Intel(R)Core(TM) i5-2400 CPU @ 3.40 GHz with Turbo Boost + 8GB Ram (could really do with more)
USB 3, 4TB external hard drive. Nvidia GT 640 GFX card
All work
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Quote What an improvement! CPU running at 57% wth my old Nvidia GTX 640 playing along merrily at 40+%. Timeline playing at 1080P Full HD res

Big Thank you for this update cool


This is weird ! After I downloaded the patch, every ran smoothly. Now a day later, my GPU is running at what it used to, 15% with my CPU running at 80-100%. I've also had to reduce preview quality!
PowerDirector is the only program running at the moment.frown

Not sure what's happening. I just want to edit. All this stuff with wires and magic is getting me down !!
Win 10 64-bit, Intel(R)Core(TM) i5-2400 CPU @ 3.40 GHz with Turbo Boost + 8GB Ram (could really do with more)
USB 3, 4TB external hard drive. Nvidia GT 640 GFX card
All work
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Sanubari [Avatar]
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I am using the Steam version. How can I get the patch for Steam version?

I need the hardware video encoder to be enabled again for faster rendering video.
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Yes, the Patch is available but it still doesn't fix any of the issues I have with rendered video being blank.

I see also that you still can't change the initial window size.

Cyberlinks customer support is a complete waste of time.

Will not be buying any more of their software
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Krzysztof Malinowski [Avatar]
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Hi,

as the friend above:

I am using the Steam version. How can I get the patch for Steam version?
I need the hardware video encoder to be enabled again for faster rendering video.

Please assist.

Best regards,
Chris
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Quote Hi,

as the friend above:

I am using the Steam version. How can I get the patch for Steam version?
I need the hardware video encoder to be enabled again for faster rendering video.

Please assist.

Best regards,
Chris


Hello,

The patch updates for the Steam version are applied automatically via the Steam portal service. Which exact version of PowerDirector 16 do you have (Ultra or Ultimate)? I'll confirm with CyberLink whether the latest version should be available on Steam.

Cheers
PowerDirector Moderator

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Hello,

The patch updates for the Steam version are applied automatically via the Steam portal service. Which exact version of PowerDirector 16 do you have (Ultra or Ultimate)? I'll confirm with CyberLink whether the latest version should be available on Steam.

Cheers
PowerDirector Moderator


Hi,
I have PD 16 Ultra.
Current version is 16.0.2816.3.
I have downloaded it via Steam 2 days ago so it is the latest available.
Steam has the option to enable beta download but unfortunatly nothing is offered for PD16.


Best regards,

Chris
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