Nowadays one of the most admired multimedia file format is MOV file format created by Apple to be used for QuickTime player. This file format is implemented by most of the brand and their devices provide support to it. It is commonly used to store audio and video files and has ability to store large sized videos. Many digital or video camera uses this file format as the videos and pictures are generated by them are of high quality. MOV file format can be played on Windows player too and supports the entire Windows OS version.
Sometimes non-professional users cannot handle the camera in a proper way like professional users and hence commit some mistakes and because of which they have to face the problem of corruption or lost of video file. Sometimes you may encounter error message “Format before use” while capturing the video on DSLR camcorder. Such errors usually arrive because of corrupted MOV file. The MOV file can also be corrupted or damaged because of virus attack or any other software error.
Some common scenarios of corruption of MOV video file are mentioned below.
- While transferring the storage card of your DSLR to which you’re transferred your video file id infected or if any interruption occurs while transferring video file then your video file might get corrupted or become inaccessible.
- If you press power button accidently on your DSLR camera before you stop recording video then it may get corrupted
- Due to abrupt removal of memory card from computer or from camera
- Capturing videos on low battery will corrupt your MOV video file that is currently present on Camera.
- Improper insertion of memory card on DSLR camera can damage your MOV files that are stored on this card.
There are several other reasons for a corruption of MOV file and such cases generally lead to loss of precious data. These cases are common in DSLR cameras that uses the MOV file format to save vides file.
Repair corrupt DSLR MOV file
In order to repair damaged or corrupted DSLR MOV file, you have to use MOV File Repair Tool. It is one of the best software that allows you to repair and restore the corrupted video. This tool is recommended by many professional because of its easy to use feature and it performance. This tool is able to repair and recover all types of corrupt DSLR MOV video file.
Step to Repair DSLR MOV Video File
Step 1: To perform the recover task on MOV video file, click on the “Repair” button.
Step 2: Add a healthy MOV file first for reference and then the corrupted MOV file. Then continue with the “Repair” button to start the repairing process.
Step 3: The recovering process will start recovering the entire video file.
Step 4: After then, you can see the preview of the recovered video file.
Step 5: Now browse the file were you want to save the repaired MOV file by clicking on the “Save” button.