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MOV File Repair on Windows 7

The MOV file format was created for Apple’s QuickTime multimedia software in the year 1991. MOV video format is a common multimedia format used for saving videos, movies, image files, 3D videos, graphics, animation and many other file formats. Nowadays MOV file format is mainly used in the digital cameras where the media files are stored in memory card. This file format is developed using a specific compression algorithm that is compatible with both Macintosh and Windows platforms. They are high-quality files for sharing, recording and storing digital multimedia. This format specifies a multimedia container file that contains one or more tracks each of which stores a particular type of data like audio, video, text, effects. The MOV file sets itself apart with its simple design, easy editing i.e., the files can be edited quickly without having to rewrite the entire media data like other multimedia formats. The files text track allows editors to insert items such as credits or subtitles without permanently changing the entire film.

It happens many times that due to some unexpected and critical situations MOV files on your Windows 7 OS based computer gets corrupted. When you try to access those files it gives you no result. Losing access to the precious MOV files that contains funny moments of the last time that you spent with your friends is a painful situation you have ever met. The only thing you do next is redirect that file to recycle bin/trash because of no use. But the actual solution to that problem is to use the MOV Repair Tool to fix MOV files that are corrupted or damaged.

MOV file corruption scenarios:

  • Virus Attack: Virus attack on the computer is the common reason for corruption of MOV files. The virus can destroy the essential components and the structure of the media file. The virus is hazardous stuff which can replicate itself and corrupt system files as well as the video files. If the MOV file is infected by the virus it refuses to play on the QuickTime media player.
  • Header corruption: If you try to open a video file in unsupportable player i.e media player that is not appropriate for the video file then the header gets corrupted. Then next time you cannot open the file with supportable media player also. In such cases use MOV fix tool to repair MOV files after header corruption.
  • Abrupt removal of storage device: An improper removal of memory card from card reader while transferring the MOV files between your PC and memory card interrupts file transfer process and the file gets corrupted.
  • Conversion error: Errors while converting the MOV file to any other file format like MOV to FLV, MOV to AVI results in improper execution of the conversion process and the file gets corrupted. Conversion errors may occur if the file converter tool that you are using for converting MOV file to other format is not suitable for changing the MOV file extension or the conversion process may get interrupted due to a power surge, hardware failure, operating system malfunction. Then, if that MOV file is not playing, you can fix that broken video using this link: https://www.movrepair.net/broken-quicktime-mov-files.html.
  • Data file corruption: If the Microsoft Windows system data file gets corrupted then you will get the error message like “repair .mov files XP error?”. There are many reasons which trigger file system error like unfinished install, bad deletion of software applications or hardware. Virus attack also corrupt and damage system files. These activities result in the deletion or corruption of Windows system files. That corrupted system file may cause incorrect connection of the documents necessary for a proper functioning of the program. In such a situation, it is necessary to correct this error with the help of MOV fix tool to repair erroneous MOV files.

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Whatever may be the reason for MOV file malfunction you can easily fix them on Windows 7 and reuse the file with the help of MOV file repair tool. This outstanding application can fix partial MOV files after the corruption or damage, which refuse to open on QuickTime media player. Extracts the audio and video data streams of corrupted MOV file repairs them separately and finally adjoins to create a playable video file format. MOV files that are truncated or abruptly finalized by the camera due to faulty firmware can be easily fixed with this utility. It can even repair large-sized corrupt or damaged MP4, MOV files. Many camcorder brands like Panasonic, Canon, Fujifilm, Contour, Samsung, Sanyo, Nikon, Blackmagicdesign and Olympus are supported by this tool. Therefore giving you a solution when you get puzzled with the question, how to fix MOV on DSLR. You can preview repaired files before saving them. Moreover, this repair software can even repair damaged GoPro video files on Window 7 system. To know more, refer this link: https://www.movrepair.net/repair-damaged-gopro-video-file.html

Steps to perform MOV file repair on Windows 7:

Step 1: Download and install the MOV File Repair tool on your PC. Launch the tool by clicking on the icon as shown in Fig A.

MOV File Repair - Main Window

Fig A: Home Window

Step 2: After launching the tool you have to upload the corrupted or damaged MOV file by clicking on the “Open” option. Click on the “Repair” button to initiate the repairing process as shown in Fig B.

Repair MOV File - File selection

Fig B: Corrupt MOV file selection Window

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Step 3: Now a window pops up where you can see the progress of the repairing process as shown in Fig C.

Repairing MOV File - Repairing process

Fig C: File repairing Window

Step 4: After the completion of the repairing process you can preview the fixed file by clicking on the “Preview Repaired File” option as shown in Fig D.

Fix MOV File - Preview Window

Fig D: File Previewing Window

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