App for Repairing Damaged MOV Files on Mac

"I was watching movie in my new Mac machine. But, due to power outage, my Mac device terminated suddenly. After a while when power resumed, I restarted the system to watch the movie again. But to my surprise, QuickTime MOV player refused to play and displayed an error message that "The document could not be played". I don’t have any idea that why QuickTime player is not playing my MOV file? Is there is any way to fix out this issue?"

Fix Damaged MOV File Mac

Don’t get tensed!!! In your case, it seems like your MOV file is damaged. If you want your damaged .mov file to be fixed and become playable as before, then you have to make use of Remo Repair MOV software. Now, you must be thinking that why you need to fix damaged MOV on Mac and why you get error message while playing MOV file? The answer to your question is quite simple. When you are watching movie, .mov file was in playing mode, the process got interrupted due to power failure and as a result of which MOV file got corrupt. Apart from this, there are many more reasons which may corrupt your MOV file and make unplayable on QuickTime player.

Reasons for MOV file corruption on Mac:

  • After watching movie on QuickTime, it is required to close it by clicking on "Quit" or "Close" option. But, if you close it improperly, then MOV file might get damaged and became unreadable
  • In case, you shut down your Mac machine even when MOV file is still open on your Mac computer, then MOV file is likely to get broken and throw error message when you attempt to play it.
  • Incomplete or improper downloading of MOV file usually ends with MOV file corruption. It usually happens when system terminates in between file downloading process
  • In case, you save MOV file in some storage media which has bad sectors, then MOV file gets corrupt and as consequence of this, it fails to play on QuickTime player and even if it play it will get stuck in the middle.

How to fix damaged MOV video Mac?

No matter how your MOV file got corrupted, Remo MOV Repair application fixes it smoothly and safely. It is one of the finest HD video repair software for Mac and Windows. This tool supports fixing damaged MOV files on Mac which were recorded by digital camcorders of top ten brands such as Sony, Samsung, Casio, Nikon, Olympus, Kodak, Canon and much more. In addition to fixing damaged MOV file on Mac machine, this tool even repairs other video file types such as MP4. The software fixes the problem opening MP4 files on Mac due to corruption or damage issues. It is easy to run this tool on all well-known version of Mac OS X including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion, etc. in order to epair damaged MOV files Mac. More to this, the software allows users to preview the repaired MOV files before saving them.

Useful tips:

  • Use power backup tool like UPS to avoid sudden power failure
  • Don’t interrupt MOV file downloading process in between
  • Use trustworthy utility for compressing your precious MOV file
  • Maintain a backup of your important MOV file on some reliable storage media

Steps to fix damaged MOV file Mac:

Step 1: If you want to fix corrupt .mov files Mac, then just download and install Remo Repair MOV software on your Mac machine. Run the application and follow the on screen instructions. Click on "Browse" button to choose your corrupt MOV file and click on "Repair" button.

Fix Damaged MOV File Mac - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: The software starts fixing your corrupt MOV file and displays how much ever it repairs the file in the progress bar.

Repairing Damaged MOV Files Mac - View Repairing Progress

Figure B: View Repairing Progress

Step 3: As soon as the tool fixes damaged MOV file completely, preview it by using "Preview Repaired File" option. And at last, save the fixed MOV file to your desired destination location by using ""Save Repaired File" option.

Fixing Damaged MOV File on Mac - Preview & Save Repaired File

Figure C: Preview Fixed File