How to Repair Video File Header?

Now a day, each one of you loves to capture images, listening to music and to record videos of their memorable moments on their devices. This helps them to memorize the moment whenever they want and feel awesome! Video is basically an electronic medium to record, copy and broadcast moving visual images. These days everyone prefers high clarity videos without any kind of interruption in between. But, at times you may come across with a situation where, you may encounter errors while trying to play your MOV file on QuickTime media player. MOV file format is the most commonly used format to save movie files and video clips to a user’s hard drive or other media gadget. Even, if you make use of other players such as, Windows media player, VLC etc. to play the video file then, it is not possible to do so in such kind of situations. One of the reasons may be corruption or damage of your video file header.

Header is the place which stores the main source of the block for the file on hard drive. Header files often describe physical layout of the file i.e. detailed information of the file such as, its size, the time it was lastly modified and also its creation date etc. If you are losing any of the information from these header files, then your MOV file won’t be identified by any of the media player and in turn doesn’t allow you to play that video file. But, don’t panic by thinking about how to repair video file header that is corrupted or damaged due to various reasons. Hence, you can repair video file header using Video Repair Software.


Scenarios that lead to corruption or damage of a video file header:

  • Unusual termination of the system or a sudden power failure when your video file is in use may corrupt or damage video file header
  • If there is any kind of interruption while downloading the video file then also your video file header may get corrupt or damaged
  • If there are bad sectors on your hard drive then, it may corrupt or damage your video file header making the video file inaccessible

You can perform video header repair process after corruption due to any of the reasons mentioned above using Video Repair Software. This software is the proficient one to repair video file header either, corrupted or damaged due to irrespective of the reasons mentioned above. It not only supports MOV file format but, it is also one of the best source to repair MP4 video files, M4V files etc. It is compatible on all the latest versions of Mac operating systems. With the help of this software, you can know about how to repair video file header recorded by various digital devices such as, Olympus, Nikon, Panasonic, Samsung etc. By using this software, you can also know about how to repair MOV files in Windows operating system. Hence, it is one of the best and most recommended software to perform video file header repair process. Make use of the demo version of the software in order to try the greater chances of video file header repairing.


Steps to repair video file header using Video Repair Software:

Step 1: Download and Install the demo version of the software on your Mac machine and Run the software. From the main screen make use of “Browse” button to select the corrupt or damaged MOV file that has to be repaired and then click on “Repair” button for repairing video file header.

How to Repair Video File Header?- Main Screen

Fig 1. Main Screen

Step 2: Once the repair process is completed, you can preview the repaired MOV file using “Preview” option.

How to Repair Video File Header? - Preview Screen

Fig 2. Preview Screen

Step 3: Now, using “Save” option save the repaired MOV file to your desired location on computer.

How to Repair Video File Header?- Save File Screen

Fig 3. Save Screen