PowerPoint Embedded Video Won't Play – How to Fix?

Video not playing in PowerPoint due to codec error or other problems can be quickly fixed using Remo AVI Repair tool. Download demo version of the software and preview healthy playable video for free!


Is it difficult to fix video not playing in PowerPoint?

If you are using Microsoft PowerPoint, you might have experienced problems with embedded video files. When you play the video file, the video does not play or might display errors and can’t be inserted into your presentation slides at all. This is mainly true for earlier versions of PowerPoint like 2003 or 2007. When you encountered such issues, one solution that works in many cases is to repair video clip not playing in PowerPoint using ultimate repair tool from Remo. Remo Repair AVI program will effectively fix video file issues in an easy way.

Remo Repair AVI software to fix video not playing in PowerPoint

AVI repair utility from Remo is particularly designed to fix embedded AVI video not playing in PowerPoint due to corruption or damage. The software initially extracts unplayable AVI video from the storage device, then tries to fix errors in video file within short interval of time. Regardless of the reasons, it will help you in repairing video file to make them playable in PowerPoint without any difficulty. Equipped with user friendly interface, it will guide you complete the video file repair process without requiring professional knowledge.

To repair video clip not playing in PowerPoint, follow these steps:

Click Download Now button to get the trial version of Remo Repair AVI software for free. Install it to your Windows computer and follow step-by-step instructions for fixing video not playing in PowerPoint.


Step 1: Launch Remo Repair AVI and click “Browse” button to select the video file that has to be fixed, then click on “Repair” icon

Browse video file that has to be repaired and click Repair

Step 2: The software automatically starts repairing your video file which you can monitor by looking at the progress bar

View repairing progress

Step 3: After repair process gets over, click “Preview” button to see repaired file description and save your repaired AVI video file by using “Save” option

Preview & Save repaired file


PowerPoint embedded video won't play because of:

  • Codec problem: If particular audio or video codec is not installed or if it is not supported by your PowerPoint version, the video file won’t play in your presentation.
  • Incompatibility: One of the prevalent reasons for video file not playing in PowerPoint is that your video is not encoded in a format that your older version of PowerPoint is able to recognize which leads to unplayable video.
  • Header corruption: Sudden termination of computer or closing the presentation while inserting video clip in the slides might damage the header which in turn makes the video file inaccessible.

Now that you know the causes of video file not playing in PowerPoint, you next step is to repair the video by Remo Repair AVI utility and make the video playable again. The AVI file repair software from Remo provides simple steps to fix broken videos and make it playable again in just few clicks of mouse.

Other extra ordinary features of Remo Repair AVI tool:

Free demo version: Remo Repair AVI comes with trial version which is absolutely free of cost. As the evaluation version is exact replica compare to licensed version, so that you can examine easiness and efficiency of the tool prior to purchase.

Safe to use: The software is absolutely free from virus / malware / spyware and other external threats as it is pre-scanned with updated and trustworthy antivirus tool.

Non-destructive: Being a read-only AVI repair application, it keeps your original file untouched throughout the activity. Thus, Remo Repair AVI is completely risk free to fix video files.