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Ways to Repair MOV Video Files

Most of the digital camcorders use MOV file format to store the recorded video file. MOV is a video file format developed by Apple Inc for multimedia files which is compatible with both Macintosh and Windows computer. In order to play an MOV file in Windows computer it needs an additional plug-in like QuickTime player. MOV file specifies a multimedia container file which consist multiple tracks. Each track consist either digitally encoded media stream or data reference to media stream located in another file.

Sometimes MOV files get corrupt due to various reasons. Media player fails to play the damaged MOV file. Suppose if an important MOV file gets corrupt, it is unbearable. In case if you have some damaged MOV file and thinking about fixing them, here is a best possible way to repair MOV video files by using an effective MOV repair tool. Prior to discussing how to MOV file repair tool, let us have a look at the reasons for corruption, which might help you to avoid corruption of MOV file in future.

  • In case if the user turns off his camcorder when read or write process is in progress, the chances of MOV file getting corrupt are more.
  • Sometimes MOV files stored in your computer hard drive or external drive gets damage due to action of virus or malware.
  • In case if the digital camcorder which is used to record video has some deficiencies in its firmware, its output file might be damaged.
  • Improper plug and play procedure of memory card might results in damaging the MOV files stored in it.

Irrespective of the reason for corruption, you can fix corrupt MOV file with the help of some MOV repair software. MOV file corruption refers to missing some track information in a complete file. While playing MOV file, if media file encounters any error with sequence of tracks, it fails to play and display an error message saying that MOV file is corrupted. MOV repair software removes such corrupted tracks and rejoins the sequence. It is an auspicious utility to fix damaged MOV videos after complex corruption issues.

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard (64-bit), Lion 10.7 (64-bit)

Repair MOV is one such popular MOV repair software specially developed for Macintosh computers, which facilitates you to fix damaged or corrupt MOV files. This tool can also be used as a tool to fix QuickTime MOV file at your finger tips without opting for any experts help. Apart from MOV files this tool helps you to repair damaged MP4 files. You can also use this tool as a MOV repair tool for iPhone and also to repair MOV Windows files.

Follow the steps given below to repair corrupt MOV files:

Step 1: Download and install the demo version of Repair MOV software and launch it from start menu list. You will get a welcome window as shown in Figure 1.

Repair Mov Video File - Main Window

Figure 1: Main Window

Step 2: Click on "Open" to select the MOV file which you want to repair. After selecting the corrupt MOV file click on "Repair" button as shown in Figure 2.

Repair Mov Video File - Select Corrupt Mov File

Figure 2: Select Corrupt Mov File

Step 3: Once the software finishes the repair process, it will display the repaired file information.

Step 4: Click on "Preview Repaired File" to evaluate the repair results as shown in figure 3. If you are satisfied with repair results then activate the product and save repaired file to desired location.

Repair Mov Video File - Preview Repaired File

Figure 3: Preview Repaired File

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard (64-bit), Lion 10.7 (64-bit)