“Hi, As I have some issues playing the MP4 videos iMac computer. I downloaded and installed a free Mac media player on my system and tried to play some of the MP4 files from my collection. Sadly, I couldn’t play any file. Then, I tried to open those files on my default player, VLC to check whether the files are healthy. Unfortunately, those files weren’t recognized by VLC too. Can someone point out what is causing the issue and how can it be fixed. Thanks in advance”
The MP4 corruption is not pertaining to a particular OS. Issues in playing video files cam encounter on both Windows or Mac operating systems. Anyway, there exists an optimal solution, called the Video Repair Tools. Prior we start repairing the MP4 file, let's first look upon some of the common causes that lead to damages to the MP4 videos.
Video Repair Tools can fix Mac MP4 files within three simple steps. It can fix MP4 files created on Smartphones, compact cameras, HD camcorders, etc. with utmost ease. Video files encoded with XVID format also can be repaired using this tool. Visit the following page if you want to know detailed info on how to repair XVID video files: http://www.videorepairtools.com/xvid-file.html
Note: How to fix DivX audio problem is one of the most discussed problem in video file repair. Although it is a prominent compression technique, files encoded by DivX codec can corrupt due to a lot of reasons like this audio issue. But, with Video Repair Tools, it is not at all a big matter because this tool repairs such files quite simply.
Step 1: Execute the Video Repair Tools on Mac system to repair MP4 file. After installing, launch the application. You will see the main screen, "Browse" the MP4 file that you want to repair and click on the "Repair" option.
Step 2: After the repair process, you can view repaired file by selecting the "Preview" option.
Step 3: Finally you can "Save" the repaired file to a desired location.