How to Fix AVI File that is not Showing Image?

AVI is a popular video container file format introduced by Microsoft that contains audio and video data in a single file, which allows simultaneous audio-video playback. It is mainly used to store video files on internet as it maintains high video quality even with small sized video files.

In some cases, the AVI video files you have downloaded from internet or copied from other devices will not open picture, but it will play audio without any interruption. Most of the time, these kinds of errors occur due to codec error or audio-video synchronization problem on AVI. Codec error means, the video codec that is required to decode and display the video might have been corrupted. In this case, the AVI file also gets damaged and that will not play video file in any player. The reasons why an .avi file could go corrupted are many – like bad sector, hardware crash, CRC error, etc. In such situation, you might have to take the help of an AVI repair software for playing the picture of AVI file smoothly. However, you can use Remo Repair AVI utility to fix AVI file has no picture issue, which is specially designed for repairing severely corrupt, damaged, inaccessible and broken .avi video files in simple steps.

Reasons for AVI file having no picture issue:

There are several reasons behind AVI video file corruption. Some of the common ones are given below,

  • Interruption caused while downloading an AVI file from the web
  • Header file corruption due to some unknown error
  • Incomplete copying of the .avi files from external devices like USB, hard disk, etc.
  • Unknowingly changing the file extension of AVI video
  • File conversion of AVI file using an untrustworthy software
  • External threats like virus/spyware/malware, etc.
  • Playing .avi files on unsupported media player

The AVI files may get damaged due to so many other reasons like faulty media player, power surge, file system corruption, etc. Once the .avi file gets broken, it will not play smoothly or won’t play at all in any player. In these cases, you can use Remo Repair AVI tool for fixing all the errors effortlessly.

Ways to repair AVI files using Remo Repair AVI Software:

Remo Repair AVI is an excellent and robust tool, which can easily fix AVI file has no picture on Windows and completes the task in a few simple steps without modifying the original file. It can also mend damaged XVID and DIVX files, which are residing in any location including external devices like USB, hard disk, etc. that are connected to the system. It makes it very efficient to fix broken video files of all formats supported by tool and make it playable. The software is having friendly user Interface that helps even a non-technical person to use the utility easily. The Program separately repairs the audio and video of .avi file, and then adjoins them to make a playable format. The main feature of the utility is that it provides a “Preview” option of the repaired AVI files before restoration onto your computer and you can store the fixed .avi files in any accessible location of the system. The software comes with a trial version that helps you to evaluate the tool and you can go for the original version if you are satisfied with its features. You can contact us any time if you face any problem while installing or using the product.


Steps to repair AVI file not playing picture:

Step 1: Download and install Remo Repair AVI application on your Windows system. Then, run the software and open the corrupted AVI file using 'Browse' option and then click “Repair” to start the fixing process.

AVI File has no Picture - Main Window

Image 1: Main Window

Step 2: The progress of the mending process can be monitored by making use of progress bar.

AVI Video Files Play no Picture but Sound - Repairing Progress

Image 2: Repairing Progress

Step 3: After completion of the process, the tool gives the fixed AVI video file description. It also allows you to preview the repaired file using “Preview” button.

AVI not Opening Picture - Preview Repaired File

Figure C: Preview Repaired File

Step 4: Finally, you can save the repaired AVI file in any location using “Save” option.

Repair AVI Video File Playing Audio not Picture - Save Repaired File

Figure D: Save Repaired File