You downloaded a latest movie or your friend gave you a video of last class lecture and it does not play. There's nothing more annoying than that situation. You are getting unexpected results like file is corrupted or invalid video format or simply it doesn’t play. What will you do?
Usually you have no choice but to find an alternative download. What if alternative download is not available? You don’t have to worry about the damaged video files when Video Repair Software is available with you.
Video repair utility can fix corrupt video files in a number of incomplete download scenarios such as you are trying to copy a video from a CD, DVD or any other source and it fails to copy. So you get a damaged/corrupted file. The failure can be due to any reason like power disruption, unexpected removal of the source, etc.
MP4 is the video format of all the video files that are present in iPods. Videos can be recorded using this device and also can be transferred to system for sharing purpose. Due to certain reasons those video files may get corrupted and hence they cannot be played in the system. Need not worry as those can be repaired easily using Video Repair software.
You will get a corrupted video file if it is not completely downloaded from the Internet. The video that is not completely downloaded will freeze while playing, or it won't rewind or fast forward properly or it will not start itself. In practice, there are so many reasons why files won't play including codec issues and corrupted downloads.
The video which is corrupted becomes completely inaccessible. It is the most common problem faced by the users now-a-days. Video files may also get corrupted due to any of the following reasons-1. Corruption while trying to convert the video file format from MOV to AVI or MOV to MP4 or MOV to FLV on Mac
If you were trying to convert the MOV file to any other video file format and could not convert successfully due to error, then the MOV file might have been corrupted due to improper conversion process.
The file conversion process may be interrupted due to sudden power failure, hardware failure, operating system malfunction etc.
If the video file was lost / deleted previously, and you have recovered it using any recovery tool or third party software, then the video file might be corrupted due to improper recovery process. Usage of any unreliable and faulty third party application tool may cause severe damage to the video file resulting in inaccessibility of the file.
If you are getting any error message while playing the video, then the header of the video might have been corrupted. The header contains essential details like date of creation, the size, last modification details of the file etc. It may get corrupted due to abnormal turning off of the computer while the video was playing or improper downloading of the video.4. Interruption while transferring the video from removable device to the computer or vice-versa
The video might have corrupted due to interruption during the transfer process of the file from computer to any removable drive or vice versa. The file transfer process may be interrupted due to sudden power failure or forcible removal of the removable drive during the transfer process. Incomplete transfer process corrupts the video files that are being transferred.
Supported Codecs by Video Repair Utility:
Following video file codecs are supported by Video Repair Tool
Repair Recovered Video Files : Use the perfect video repair software to fix video files that becomes corrupted after recovery from an unreliable data recovery tool. The tool can repair AVI, MP4, DIV & DIVX video files damaged with any level of corruption. Has a separate version for both Windows and Macintosh OS.
Movie File Repair: This most effective software helps you to repair damaged movie file due to abrupt system shutdown, virus infection, etc. on all versions of Windows and Mac OS. It supports recovery of damaged movie file which are captured from various electronic devices like camcorder, mobile phone and many more.
AVI Repair Windows 7: Best video repair software designed to fix corrupted or broken AVI files on Windows operating system. Use this tool for repairing videos that are displaying error message when trying to play on any media player.
Repair XviD Mac: Use this software to repair corrupted or broken XviD video files on all versions of Mac operating system including Lion, Mountain Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard, etc.
Repair M4V Video File: One can easily repair M4V video file from iPod or computer with a few simple steps given by this software. It can repair broken or corrupted M4V file, which are downloaded from iTunes store.
MOV Repair Windows: It is one of the best software to repair MOV files from all the versions of Windows Operating Systems. It does not count the scenarios for the corruption of MOV files, it considers only on how to repair those corrupted files.
Step 1 – Download & install Video Repair Software on your system. On the welcome screen select the corrupted video file using “Open” option.
Figure A.Video Repair Software Main Screen
Figure B. Select Corrupt Video
Figure C. RepairingStep 4 – After repair process is completed, the window shows the repaired file description with two options “Preview Repaired File” and “Save Repaired File”.
Figure D. Repaired
Figure E. Save Repaired File
Tips to avoid damage to video files -
To repair AVI on Mac see AVI Repair Mac.