How to Repair MP4 File Header???



MP4 is a short form of MPEG-4 file. It’s basically a video file format that is widely used nowadays. This file format was first launched in the year 1998. It is similar to other video file format, but the interesting thing is the video clips that are saved in MP4 format offer a highly definition picture quality with good sound clarity. Besides these, MP4 video files occupy very less space on the storage media.   

Just like other video file formats, even these MP4 video files have a header. This header is a very essential part of it, because it maintains all the crucial details of that video file. Suppose, the header of MP4 file gets corrupted due to any reason then that MP4 video fails to play. Unless MP4 file header repair is carried out, you will not be able play the video on your computer. Well, in this case the question that is frequently asked by most of the people is how to fix MP4 header. However, now there’s nothing to get worried over it, because right now there exists an advanced MP4 file repair tool which is capable of repairing MP4 file header in an efficient manner. This MP4 file repair software is most powerful repairing application which has been developed after prolonged research and studies and particularly designed for fixing the corrupted header of MP4 video file. The most fascinating thing about this app is, it’s a read only tool which means when you employ this tool for the purpose of MP4 file header fixing, it won’t do any alteration or modification to the same file. Instead of doing that, it just reads the file and creates a similar but healthy MP4 file. Coming to the interface of this app, it looks stunning and quite user friendly, for every step it gives screen shots with comprehensible directions by following those even an inexperienced user can repair the video file whose header has been corrupted. 

How the header of MP4 file gets corrupted?

  • Abrupt System Shut Down: Assume that you are playing an MP4 video clip on your computer. While playing if suddenly the computer shuts down due to power surge or any other reason, then header of MP4 file will get damaged.    
  • Transfer Errors: When an MP4 file is getting transferred from computer to external storage device or vice versa, if some form of unexpected errors takes place then there are possibilities for corruption of MP4 file header. Once header gets corrupted, then the video fails to play.
  • Virus Attack: Virus infection is also one reason due to which header of the MP4 file may get corrupted. If header of your MP4 videos get corrupted, then you’ll not be able to play the video clip.
  • Improper Recovery: If an important MP4 file gets deleted or else it goes misisng, then you may recover that file using a recovery software. At the time of recovering, if an error takes place then the header of that recovered file will get corrupt. 

Not just these, there are number of other reasons due to which header of MP4 file gets corrupted. But you don’t have to get worried in any respect, since the file repair application has the ability to fix your corrupt or damaged MP4 videos in just few moments.

Outstanding Features of MP4 File Repair Software:

MP4 file repair application is safe and secure as its completely free from all sorts of harmful elements such as malware or malignant programs. It is compatible to fix corrupt MP4 video file header on all major versions of Windows operating systems including Windows 8, Win XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008. The application can also be used to fix damaged videos on Mac computers that are installed with different Mac versions like Yosemite Mavericks, Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion. With the help of this tool, you can repair corrupted MP4 file on various secondary storage devices such as USB flash drives, external hard drives, memory sticks, memory cards, etc. This amazing repair software is also capable of repairing corrupted MOV files in an efficient manner. It’s a fastest repair application, which will complete MP4 file header fixing in a very limited time frame. The application occupies very less space on your hard drive. In addition to these, there exists a demo version of this tool, so before purchasing you can try the product. In case you are satisfied with the performance of product then buy its licensed version to save the repaired MP4 video file.

How to use Mp4 file repair software?

Step 1: Download and install the demo version of MP4 file repair tool on your system. After installation run this program from desktop icon to open its main window. Here, you have to "Browse" a healthy MP4 video and the header corrupted MP4 file at appropriate location.Then, click on "Repair" button to start repair process.

MP4 File Header Repair - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: On hitting on Repair button, a scanning opration will start which you can see in the below figure.

MP4 File Header Repair - Scanning Process

Figure 2: Scanning Process

Step 3: When the scanning process will be over, you can Preview that repaired vdeo and also can Save it in required location.

MP4 File Header Repair - Preview & Save MP4 File

Figure 3: Preview & Save MP4 File