How to Fix Damaged MP4 File on Mac

MP4 is one of the prominently utilized video file formats that support various multimedia devices for playing movie files. They specify audios, videos, effects, animations and other visual presentation in separate containers for giving high quality videos. Even though, MP4 file format was developed by Apple Inc it supports both Windows and Mac operating systems. Like other video formats, MP4 files are also prone to corruption under certain scenarios.

You have downloaded two to three videos of MP4 video format which is very essential for your current work/project on your computer. Now, you want them in your pen drive for approval. For which you have connected your pen drive to Mac system and it is still in process and you will be working on other document related to same project. But, after completing your work you will forgot to eject pen drive before Mac system shut down. The next day, when you try to open MP4 file, it is displaying an error message due to which you are unable to access those files.

When you encounter such scenario, it means MP4 file is been corrupted. Now, is it possible to fix your damaged MP4 file on your Mac system? Yes, you can easily repair broken MOV file and get back healthy playable file using Remo Repair MP4 software on all the latest versions of Windows and Mac operating systems.

Let us discuss some of the other possible reasons for MP4 file corruption

  • Header Corruption: Header contains entire information of MP4 file like size, last modification time, date of creation etc. If any information from header is wrong or goes missing, then MP4 file becomes unplayable
  • Unsupported Media Player – When MP4 movie files are played on incompatible media players there occur mismatch in codec values. Hence, corruption takes place due to you will be unable to play MP4 files on Mac system
  • Corrupt Storage Medium – If the storage medium where MP4 file is stored is corrupted due to increased number of bad sectors, hardware conflicts etc. leads to corruption of MP4 file on Mac system
  • Other Reasons – External threats, partial download process, unreliable third party applications, power failure and other logical errors

Apart from above stated reasons, there are plenty other reasons for MP4 file corruption like interruptions during transfer process, software malfunctioning and so on. Remo Repair MOV can fix all kinds of files irrespective of the reasons behind it.

How Remo repairs corrupt MOV file?

Remo Repair MOV has in built algorithms for scanning complete file to identify errors and fix Corrupt MP4 File on Mac. It incorporates non damaging process will not modify original file rather utilizes separate file for storing extracted data. It first extracts the complete data from the corrupt MP4 file and separates both audio and video streams. Then, it analyzes the streams, identifies and fixes the errors individually. After which both the streams will be adjoined and rendered as a new healthy playable file with its complete data intact. Apart from MP4 files, this software also supports MOV and M4V video formats.

Other features of Remo Repair

  • It works on read only mode i.e. will not alter the original file during scanning process
  • Designed with self explanatory GUI which helps all kinds of users for easy installation
  • Preview option will allow you to view the repaired files before storing
  • Technical assistance will be available for 24*7 to resolve any kind of interruptions
  • Free trial version of the software can be downloaded prior purchasing the paid version
  • Compatible on all Windows OS including Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7….
  • Supports all versions of Mac OS including Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion….

Quick tips

  • Maintain backup of important MP4 file without fail
  • Install good quality antivirus software and scan your system regularly
  • Stop using your Mac system immediately after MP4 file corruption
  • Opt reliable repairing tool
  • Do not interrupt MP4 file transfer process