Files such as MOV can get corrupted due to a variety of reasons, one of the regularly occurring ones is due to improper termination of the MOV file. When the MOV file is closed in an abrupt way, then it results in corruption of the video file header. After such an instance, every time the user tries to access the MOV file it leads to some kind of error messages such as “The movie could not be opened. The file is not a movie file.”, “The movie could not be opened. An invalid public movie atom was found in the movie”, “The document could not be opened. The movie's file format isn't recognized.”
One of the other reasons for the corruption of the MOV file can be an improper transfer or downloading of the file. When such an instance happen there is no way that user can access the video file with the same ease. Some of the symptoms can be error messages as mentioned earlier or audio video sync problem, staggering video or absence of the audio itself. So, if you got any of such problems then, simply make use of this software to repair damaged unrecognized QuickTime movie files. There can be other reasons for the corruption of MOV file such as error while changing the file format, improper recovery of the file, and various others. In each of these scenarios, some kind of symptom or error message is delivered by the system. For a detailed idea, about such scenarios, click on this link: www.movrepair.net/corrupt.html
This software scans the damaged MOV file in a few seconds of its installation and repairs damaged unrecognized QuickTime movie files. Any of you can also implement this user-friendly application to repair invalid MOV file. The application first defrags both audio and video streams and later after repairing them adjoins them to make a brand new file. Here it must be noted that this application is just read-only software and therefore doesn’t makes any impact on the original MOV which has been corrupted due to some reason.
One of the other benefits of using this application is that it repair damaged unrecognized QuickTime movie files on different versions of Mac-based systems such as Mac OS X Lion, Leopard, Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite, El Capitan, Sierra. Once the repair process is completed on the software users can preview the file for their satisfaction. Any of you can also implement this software to repair MP4 file as well. Click on this link, to know it functions for corrupt MP4 files: www.movrepair.net/mp4.html
Step 1: Download and install the repair software to fix the MOV files as shown in Figure 1
Figure 1: Home Window
Step 2: After launching it, you will come across to a new window where you need to click on "Open" button in order to upload your corrupted MOV file. As soon as your file gets uploaded, the repair button located at the down of the window will turn green. Once it turns green then you need to click on "Repair" button in order to start the repair process as shown in Figure 2
Figure 2: Corrupt MOV File Selection Window
Step 3: Immediately after this, a new window will appear where you can see the repairing process as shown in Figure 3
Figure 3: File repairing Window
Step 4: Once your repair process gets over and your file gets fixed, a new window will open where you easily preview your fixed file by clicking on "Preview repaired file" button as shown in Figure 4
Figure 4: File Previewing Window
Note: It is essential that you know that in the demo version save fixed file option is unavailable. You can only click on preview repaired file option for previewing your repaired file but you cannot save your repaired file in the demo version. Therefore, if you are satisfied with the performance of the trial version then you can activate the full version of this application. Once you buy the full version of this repairing software, you will be able to save your repaired file by simply clicking on save repaired file option as this option will be available in full version.