Sometime when you are ready to watch your favorite movies with your friends on your Mac then you encounter a critical problem. This is really irritating and make angry until the movie files play on the computer. Particularly, you receive errors while playing .mov video files via QuickTime such as “The format is not supported”, “The document “moviename.mov” could not be opened. A required codec isn’t available.” and so forth. Such error usually appear due to corruption in the .mov files. Unless you do .mov video repair Mac, you won’t be able to play the video.
Causes of .mov file corruption:
- virus infection in the video files that alters its contents and formats which is unable to recognize by QuickTime or any multimedia player application
- power failure while editing .mov videos, suppose you were cutting some scenes in the video and the power fails or the system closes abruptly then it may cause corruption in the video file
- splitting .mov files
When the video file gets damaged, it becomes useless and unable to play. Hence you must have to perform mov video repair Mac to fix mov video errors that can can be done using MOV Video Repair software. The software successfully repairs any severely damaged mov files. After repaired, the video becomes playable in all its compatible multimedia players as usual.
In addition to it, the software also restores lost or deleted videos from Mac hard drives, memory cards, and other storage devices. The software not only repairs and recovers mov videos but also recovers any formats of video files like mkv, wmv, vob, mp4, m4v, 3gp, avi etc. The software is compatible with all the recent Mac OS X i.e. can be used with MacBook Pro, MacBook Air or Mac desktop computers.
Step 1 : First of all launch and install MOV Video recovery software. Then attach the media from which you want to recover the data to your computer. You will be shown data recovery tab from which you have to select the start scan button to start the scanning.
Step 2 : In this step you can also perform the selective scan of your lost photos, audio or video by clicking the Advance scan button.
Step 3 : Now you will see the list of all file formats. Select the specific file formats that you want to recover and click on start scanning button. You can also select the range to recover data from “Select Range” option.
Step 4 : After the completion of scanning process, you can see the list of recovered files on left pane in separate folder. You can also preview the recoverable items.
Step 5 : Now select the files that you want to recover by clicking on Recover button. Now, specify the location where you want to save the file.
Step 6 : in this step, you will see that all your recovered files are saved at specified location.