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How to Fix Error 2048 in QuickTime MOV File?

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How to Fix MOV Video files after Error 2048

When your QuickTime application files get corrupted then you may  get an error message like “Error 2048” , which means “ No Movie Found”. It refers to the “movie atom” that describes data inside the file. So when you come across this kind of error message then probably the MOV atom is missing and does not allow you to open or run any MOV video file. Therefore in order to repair MOV video file after Error 2048 you need to make use of reliable MOV repairing software.

The QuickTime application makes use of MOV as default file format for making and viewing multimedia files. MOV file format is commonly used in multimedia application for saving video files along with movie files. MOV supports different types of media files viz., animation, audio recording, 3D, video clips, video recording files and so on. MOV has a great compression algorithm in Mac OS X. MOV video file format makes use of codec’s, that are capable of meeting the requirements of number of encoding specifications. MOV files are known for enhanced clarity of video files. Despite the fact that MOV files are advanced multimedia file formats, they are still vulnerable to logical corruptions which leads to MOV header file corruption. There are few events which can cause Error 2048. Partial installation setup, partial file eraser or incorrect deletion of utilities from computer are the main causes, which results in  “Error 2048 Not A Movie” error. Some added scenarios leading to 2048 Error are mentioned below.

Factors leading to MOV video 2048 error are mentioned below:

  • Translation of Video file format : If you were trying to convert or translate the MOV video file to any other video file format and could not convert successfully due to an interruption, then the MOV file might get corrupted due to improper conversion process and may result in Error 2048.
  • Interruption while transferring MOV file : The MOV file might get corrupt due to interruptions caused during the transfer process of the MOV file from computer to any removable drive or vice versa.
  • Corruption due to third party application: Usage of any unreliable or faulty third party application tool may cause severe damage to the MOV video file resulting in inaccessibility of the movie file. In some cases, your MOV file refuses to play in any media player. In such situation, you can make use of MOV Repair software to fix unplayable MOV video file on both Windows and Mac based machines.

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Error 2048 is a kind of computer code is employed by the manufacturer to recognize the error code made. This unique “Error 2048 Not A Movie” error given you a numeric value and specialized explanation. This hexadecimal code will be the address of your memory regions on your system HDD where the regions were filled at the time of errors.

MOV video files corrupted results in unplayable due to above scenarios, which can be fixed using an effective MOV repair tool provided the corrupt MOV file should not be overwritten. MOV repair tool efficiently fixes all the damages and repairs all the broken file parts in a proper manner. This software automates repair process that separates repairs audio and movie data streams of a particular multimedia file in order to create a playable movie file. This tool is compatible for repairing damaged MOV files that are truncated or gets abruptly finalized by the camera due to faulty firmware. Not only this but also, there are many camcorder brands that are supported by this utility viz. Samsung, Canon, Kodak, Nikon, Casio, Panasonic, Fujifilm, etc.This software can also fix broken .mov files on all the advanced versions of Mac OS such as Leopard (64-bit), Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard (64-bit), Lion 10.7 (64-bit) and thus it efficiently performs MOV file repair on Mac. Download the trial version for free of cost and avail the preview option in order to preview repaired file before saving.

steps to fix MOV error 2048 in QuickTime MOV File:

Step 1: Download and Install free version of this software and launch it by clicking on desktop icon as shown in Figure 1.

MOV repair  - Main Window

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.

MOV repair  - File selection

Figure 2 : Corrupt MOV file selection Window

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Step 3: Immediately after this, a new window will appear where you can see the repairing process as shown in Figure 3.

MOV repair  - Repairing process

Figure 3 : File repairing Window

Step 4: Once your repair process gets over and your file gets repaired, a new window will open where you easily preview your repaired file by clicking on "Preview repaired file" button as shown in Figure 4.

MOV repair  - Preview Window

Figure 4 : File Previewing Window

Note: It is essential that you know that in demo version save repaired 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 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.


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