Upgrade History of MiniTool® Power Data Recovery

Recover All Your Lost Files!

Windows XP/7/8 /10 and Windows Server OS

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July 20, 2021

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v10

New features

  • Brand-new interface.
  • Improve data recovery from FAT32 partition.
  • Some bug fixes.

January 21, 2021

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v9.2

New features

  • Improve the accuracy of exFAT partition data scan & recovery.
  • Fix the software adaptive resolution scaling issue for Windows high-DPI displays.
  • Bug fix for the selected files and recovered files not showing the same size.
  • Bug fix for the size of selected files is not the same as that shows in the Register window.

November 2, 2020

MiniTool Power Data Recovery V9.1

New features

  • Add in-software purchase.
  • Continue to recover the file which triggers the 1GB recovery limit in the Free edition until that file is fully recovered.
  • Bug fix for MiniTool Power Data Recovery boot failure in WinPE due to d3d9.dll missing.
  • Bug fix for file preview failure due to d3d9.dll works abnormally.

August 3, 2020

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v9.0

New features

  • Add Desktop Recovery feature. Specify desktop to scan and recover files.
  • Add Recycle Bin Recovery feature. Specify Recycle Bin to scan and recover data.
  • Add specific folder scan feature. Select a folder to scan and recover files.

April 20, 2020

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v8.8

New features

  • Add Spanish.
  • Add multiple languages support for File Previewer.
  • Improve RAW scan on SWF files.
  • Enhance the software download and installation speed.

December 31, 2019

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v8.7

New features

  • Add Monthly Subscription & Yearly Subscription editions.
  • Improve RAW scan on FLV and MOV files.
  • Some bug fixes.

September 29, 2019

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v8.6

New features

  • Add French/Italian/Korean.
  • Add instructions to guide users through complex data recovery situations.
  • Enhance data recovery efficiency and raise data recovery accuracy.
  • Bug fix for MiniTool Power Data Recovery fails to display the video dimensions.
  • Bug fix for MiniTool Power Data Recovery fails to load the .rss file copied from another computer.
  • Bug fix for MiniTool Power Data Recovery hangs when previewing big BMP files.
  • Bug fix for MiniTool Power Data Recovery reports errors when there is virtual floppy drive in the virtual machine.

April 28, 2019

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v8.5

New features

  • New preview engine supports 70 types of files including:
    • Word: “DOC”, “DOCX”, “RTF”, “DOT”, “DOTX”, “DOTM”, “DOCM”, “ODT”, “OTT”, “TXT”
    • Excel: “XLS”, “XLSX”, “XLSB”, “XLTX”, “XLTM”, “XLSM”, “ODS”, “CSV”
    • PDF: “PDF”, “XPS”, “EPUB”, “TEX”, “CGM”, “XSLFO”, “SVG”
    • PPT: “PPT”, “PPTX”, “PPS”, “POT”, “PPSX”, “PPTM”, “PPSM”, “POTX”, “POTM”, “ODP”
    • Image: “JPEG”, “JPG”, “JPE”, “BMP”, “TIFF”, “TIF”, “GIF”, “PNG”, “EMF”, “WMF”, “WEBP”
    • Task: “MPP”
    • Diagram: “VDW”, “VSD”, “VSS”, “VST”
    • Note: “ONE”
    • CAD: “DWG”, “DXF”, “DWF”, “IFC”, “STL”
    • Xml: “XML”
    • Web: “HTM”, “HTML”, “MHTML”, “MHT”, “XHTML”
    • Email: “MSG”, “PST”, “OFT”, “EML”
    • Psd: “PSD”
    • Eps: “PS”, “EPS”
  • Bug fix for Free Edition shows files recovered in total exceeds 1GB.
  • Bug fix for Free Edition shows negative values in “free quota left”.
  • Bug fix for Free Edition is unable to recover files that will not break the 1GB limit.
  • Bug fix for unit display does not meet specifications and standards.
  • Bug fix for time format display is not unified.
  • Bug fix for allowing software uninstallation during the recovery process which further leads to data loss.

August 15, 2018

MiniTool Power Data Recovery V8.1

New features

  • Fixed some bugs
  • Support Japanese and German languages.
  • Added Show Lost Files feature.
  • Improved data recovery engine.
  • Enhanced data recovery result.

May 02, 2018

MiniTool Power Data Recovery v8.0

New features

  • Brand new interface
  • Improved data recovery engine
  • Preview and save files while scanning
  • Enhanced data recovery result
  • Improved deleted file recovery for Windows 10 especially for files larger than 4gb

September 29, 2017

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 7.5

New features

Snap-in WinPE Bootable Builder

June 07, 2015

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 7

New features

  • New User Interface Main features are listed on the main interface clearly with dynamic icon.
  • New scanner, Speed Faster By using the new technology of scanner, the efficiency in scanning a large database is increased 50%. Spend less time to recover more files.
  • Windows 8.1/10 Support Minitool data recovery tool works on all Windows versions since Windows 95, up to Windows 10, 32-bit and 64-bit.

September 25, 2013

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 6.8

New features

Version 6.8 comes with an enhanced scan & recovery data engine and supports 4096-byte-sector-based hard drive.

September 16, 2011

MiniTool Power Data Recovery Free 6.6

New features

Enhanced scan & recovery data engine with automatic error correction.

December 20, 2010

MiniTool Power Data Recovery Free 6.5

New features

Version 6.5 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.

August 09, 2010

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 6.0

New features

Support CD/DVD Recovery, lost partition recovery, digital media recovery and photo recovery. ALL-in-one data recovery software.

July 06, 2009

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 4.6.5

New features

Version 4.6.5 supports Windows98/ME/2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008, Windows 7 and all the 64 bit Windows OS.

January 27, 2009

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 4.6.0

New features

Version 4.6.0 enhanced the recovery ability for iPod and iPhone.

September 10, 2008

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 4.5.3

New features

Version 4.5.3 *.mdb, SQL Server *.mdf are supported by deep scan.

March 24, 2008

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 4.5.2

Version 4.5.2 improves bad sector handling ability and the speed of virtual file tree building process.

March 06, 2008

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 4.1.2

New features

Version 4.1.2 is a bug fixing release.

February 19, 2008

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 4.1.1

January 17, 2007

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 3.0

New features

Version 3.1 is a bug fixing release.

August 16, 2006

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 2.0

New features

Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Server 2003, Second hard disk is recommended for recovery.

2003

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 1.0

New features

This tool is designed to recover lost data.