Apple devices are world known products for the purpose of entertainment. Viewing and editing of audio, video, and photo files is always a fun in Mac computers. MacBooks have an inbuilt tool, called Apple QuickTime that is use for better viewing of video files. It was designed and developed by Apple Inc for Mac products, but later was launched also for Windows. Video and audio files playable on QuickTime will be in MOV or MP4 format.
MOV files are multimedia containers that contain many tracks, each of which stores a particular type of data, i.e., audio, video, or text. The best thing about MOV files is that they can be used easily for video editing. Due to these features, MOV file format is widely used in Camcorders for recording videos. However, you came across situations that QuickTime is unable to play the audio or video because the MOV file is corrupt or damaged.
MOV files for the most part are damage due to fault with the Camcorder firmware. The file is being truncate by the firmware and when you try to play it on your MacBook, the QuickTime refuses to play. Sometimes during saving or transferring of files your MacBook suddenly reboots resulting in file corruption. Virus attack on the Camcorder or MacBook might partially damage or fully damage the MOV file and you may need a tool to fix MOV file on MacBook Air.
File corruption is always a problem. It could be your most memorable video file that you must have stored in your Mac. However, as you know there is a solution to every problem. You can repair video MOV file using repair utilities available over the internet. One such utility is Repair MOV. This software is design to fix MOV unplayable on QuickTime player on Mac systems. This fix MOV utility will repair MOV Mac OS X files with ease.
Repair MOV has a complete automated repair process that allows you to preview the repaired file after it repair corrupt MOV file. During the repair process it separates out audio and video data streams, repair them simultaneously, and later adjoin them to create a relevant playable video file. It supports most of the video file codec’s and provides an option to add support to the file in case if it is not there in the software directory.It is also used to fix MOV from iPhone.
Download and install Repair MOV on your MacBook and perform three simple steps to utilize this MOV file fix software:
Step 1: Launch the application by clicking on the desktop shortcut or from programs menu. On the main screen, select "Open" for choosing the damaged MOV file as sown in Figure A.
Figure A: Select Corrupt Mov File
Step 2: Click on "Repair" button to start the repair process. The software will start analyzing the damaged file and after successful repairing a new window will come having an option to preview the repaired file as shown in Figure B.
Figure B: Preview Repaired Mov Files
Step 3: Now press "Preview Repaired File" button to preview the file. After successful previewing, you can finally select "Save Repaired File" in order to save the file in any of your desired location as shown in figure C.
Figure C: Save Repaired Mov File