Although AVI file is supported by Mac system, but in some situation it might fail to play on it. Generally speaking, the case of AVI files not playing on Mac mainly results of its corruption due to following reasons:
Unsupported Media Players- When you forcefully played AVI video on unsupported or incompatible media player on Mac system, then there occurs mismatch in codec values. That results in unplayable AVI file.
File Header Corruption– Header of AVI files is one of the vital component that contains information about AVI completely like size, location etc. When it gets corrupted due to unpredicted logical errors results in audio lag.
Interruption During Transfer– The AVI files get corrupt when they are interrupted while being transferred from a computer to any other storage devices like camera, USBs or vice versa.
Changing File Extension: Changing video file extension repeatedly makes the video as inaccessible and it throws error while playing on any media player.
Then, how to play AVI on Mac successfully?
Under these situations, you need to fix AVI video file on Mac in order to make it as a perfect playable video. The best way to fix AVI file on Mac is the use of efficient video repair tool like Remo Repair AVI. It will find the codec issues or any other errors in the AVI file and fixes them within a few minutes.
How this software works?
Remo Repair AVI is equipped with advanced repairing algorithms which helps to fix damaged or unplayable AVI video file. This tool separates the audio and video parts of the AVI file, repair them simultaneously and then join them back to make a file that is problem free. Repair AVI does not modify the original AVI file, but instead it makes a copy of it and performs the repairing on it. It works on the principal of read-only operation that ensure the safety of your file. Thus Remo Repair AVI guides you to repair AVI video that won’t play on Mac.
You can use this utility to repair corrupted and damaged XVID and DIVX file formats. Use “Preview” option of this program to view all the repaired files prior to restoration on any desired location of your Mac system. You can use this facility in demo version of this product, thus it is provided to check the benefits of the software. “Save Recovery Session” is another feature which helps to avoid re-scanning and helps to resume process at any instant. It is provided with round the clock technical assistance to clear your doubts about repair or installation process of this tool.
Operating system supported by this tool are:
Windows Version- Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2008
Mac Version- Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite
You can use this tool to fix AVI file when you come across any of the below mentioned situation: –
AVI file audio video sync issues– There are times when you might have come across a situation when an AVI file that you are playing on your Mac operating system, has an audio / video sync problem. That means either the audio is ahead of the video or the video ahead of the audio.
AVI File Errors– “Invalid File Format Error”, “Cannot play the file. The format is not supported.”, “Cannot play the video stream: no suitable decompressor could be found.”, “One or more codecs required to open this content could not be found.” These are some common error messages which you may get while playing AVI file.
Sound but no picture or picture but no sound- Sometime, you may able to here sound but not able to see picture or vice versa. It happens due to missing codecs.
All the above situations are carefully handled by Remo Repair AVI within few clicks.
Things to remember:
- Avoid interruption while transferring AVI file.
- Without fail have a copy of AVI audio files in any secured backup devices.
- Don’t play your AVI files on incompatible media players