MOV file is an extension of the video files. To store the files of QuickTime multimedia format this file extension is normally used. This file extension can also be used for storing different kind of media files such as music, 3D, animation, audio recordings, video and video recordings etc. This entire multimedia file format has single or more number of file tracks. More than a little multimedia player devices support this type of familiar file format. Movie files are more prone to corrupt or damage as compare to other media file formats. Occasionally MOV files are not playing with any media player due to some reasons. This may happen due to incorrect compressing of video files, sudden failure of the media player, file header corruption, spyware attack, improper downloading etc. Any type of damage to MOV file for any reason ends up with non-playable MOV file. In all these issues to repair broken MOV file you should use an expert application.
One of the reasons behind MOV file corruption is header corruption. Header of a file keeps the information about date of creation, file size, last modification etc. Header corruption generally takes place if the system shuts down suddenly due to power cut and at that time the MOV video file is running or if at the time of downloads MOV file interruption occurs. You can solve this serious problem by using this application. At the time of downloading a MOV video file from internet, if any interruption is occurred then the downloaded file gets damaged and refuses to play. Then also MOV repair utility can successfully mend the file and make video usable.
Assume you have accidentally deleted some movie files and used an undelete utility to retrieve them. After that, each time when you want to play the recovered MOV file, it shows an error like the file type is not compatible. That means, the recovered file is broken or corrupted. Then you have to fix MOV file to make it playable. MOV video file which is not playing with QuickTime & any other media player on your MacBook Air machine this software can quickly repair MacBook Air MOV data. Zip archive is used to compress a large video file when you will send it to your friend through mail. MOV video file may be damaged at the time of compression by bad Zip archive. Repair MOV software is always successful against all these type of reasons.You can also employ this amzing tool to mend MP4 video files after severe corruption.
Other important reason that makes MOV video file unplayable is virus infection. If virus attacks your system, it changes the important components of the movie file. Viruses like Trojan horse, Malware destroy the file structure and creates replica of it. Then infected MOV file become unplayable, but it can be absolutely repaired by it. If there are bad sector in the hard disc then your MOV file may not play. The Movie file stored in bad sector in the hard drive gets corrupted and then it will not play. When you doing video recording in digital camcorder suddenly pull out the storage device without using proper remove option you may get inaccessible movie file and get an Error -2048 on QuickTime. You don’t be worried as you can easily make it playable. To know further about the error and to solve it visit the link: https://www.repairmov.com/quicktime-error-2048-could-not-open-the-file.html
You can follow the steps given below to fix unplayable MOV file:
Step 1: Download and install the demo version. When you open it a window appears as shown in Fig 1.
Fig 1: Main Window
Step 2: Click on "Open" to brows your unplayable MOV file and then click on "REPAIR".
Step 3: Then software starts repair process as shown in Fig 2.
Fig 2: Scan Process
Step 4: Once the repair process is completed, click on "Preview Repaired File" to preview the repaired file as shown in Fig 3. If you are happy with repaired results, then activate the software and click on "Save Repaired File" to save the repaired file.
Fig 3: Preview Repaired MOV File