MOV is a file format of video files. This file format is commonly is used for storing video clips of Quick Time multimedia format. This was created and marketed by Apple Inc. and these Apple devices are well known for the world of entertainment. .MOV file extension is the only multimedia file format widely used in many websites as it provides easy and fast streaming option for audio and videos over the internet.
This file format is compatible with Mac OS X and Windows operating system. But in order to play MOV file on Windows computer you require an additional plug-in. This .MOV file extension is widely used in many electronic gadgets like Digital cameras, Digital camcorders, iPhones, iPods, MacBook air laptops, computer etc. It is commonly used for editing and presenting video content as this supports different video codecs.
This video file format also allows you to integrate other video file extensions into a single MOV file. Even after having highly compatible features and best multimedia file extension, this MOV file also gets corrupted and result in data loss. The reason behind corruption differs but the ultimate result is same .i.e. Loss of important data.
Suppose you have purchased a new Digital camcorder and you captured video clips of your sister’s wedding ceremony which is more precious to you. Most of the digital camcorders store the recorded videos in .MOV file format. One fine day, you want to make a copy of those videos and send it your sister so you turned on your MacBook and connected your digital camcorder to it through USB port. You were transferring the particular MOV file from Digital camcorder to your MacBook but unknowingly you removed the USB without clicking proper exit option. Thus if the execution of the file gets interrupted between due to any reason file will be transferred incompletely and the.MOV file will get corrupted. Then you tried opening the file in your laptop but you were unable to access it and now you must be thinking how to repair your corrupted .MOV file? As these are very much precious and must be given to your sister.
The best answer for your question how can I repair a .MOV file? is Repair video file software. Now-a-days there are many repair tools available in vast online. One such tool is Repair MOV. This tool helps to repair the damaged or corrupted .MOV file.
There are some more data loss scenarios which you may come across in your future.
Common data loss scenarios:
- If you switch off your Digital camcorder during read/write process when it is connected to computer, it may damage files on it.
- MOV files also get corrupted due to bad ZIP archive used to compress the video files.
- Sometimes MOV file stored on your MacBook laptop hard disk gets damage due to attack of virus.
- Opening MOV file by unsupportable player then the file header of your MOV file gets damaged.
- Improper plugging of memory card might result in damaging the MOV files stored in it.
- Abrupt removal of data cable of your digital camera from the computer may also result in a damaged MOV file.
- Using faulty camcorder with a firmware to capture videos and pictures, lead to corruption of your .MOV file.
Whatever may be the reason for corruption of MOV file? You can fix the corrupted .MOV file format with the help of MOV repair tool. This tool also makes MOV video repair on Mac OS X, 10.5 x and higher version possible.
This tool allows you to repair your corrupted or damaged .MOV files along with other file formats easily. It helps to fix MOV file of any size and even highly encrypted files on Mac OS. This application repairs broken/corrupted MOV, MP4 video files using an automated process. It also helps to fix MOV file on MacBook laptops during saving or transferring files of your laptop suddenly reboots resulting in file corruption. This software only takes the copy of the damaged MOV file and repairs it to make new MOV file and this ensures that your original damaged MOV file remains intact. During the repair process it separates the audio and video data streams, repair both the files simultaneously and later create a playable video file.
This software is designed to fix unplayable MOV file on QUICK time player on Mac systems.
Download the trial version of the repair MOV utility and install it on hard disk of your computer. Run the application and click on “open” to select the desired MOV file to be repaired and now click on “Repair” button to proceed. Once the process is completed click on “Preview repaired file” to preview the repaired file. If you’re satisfied with the results then you can buy the full version of the tool from internet and click on “Save Repaired file” to save your repaired file.