How to Fix AVI File Not Playing in DivX Player?

“I downloaded an AVI file from internet and started to play it on my DivX player. But, the AVI video is not playing on the media player. I cannot make out what is the cause behind this misfortune. I tried to convert it other video format, but it wasn’t successful. So, can anyone please suggest me good solution to fix unplayable AVI files on DivX player. Thanks in advance.”

DivX player is one of the best media players to play AVI, MKV, DIVX, MP4 and other popular video file types with high picture quality. This media player can be used not only to stream HD pictures, movies, TV shows, songs but also as video converter and media Server for Windows and Mac devices. AVI files can be easily played on this media player along with different linguistic subtitles and soundtracks. Also, while playing AVI video, you can quickly fast forward / rewind to a particular scene with a push of a button. However, certain times user may find difficulty to play AVI videos on DivX player as mentioned above. So, if you wish to know what makes AVI files not to play on DivX player then read this article completely.

Why AVI video fails to play on DivX player?

  • Absence of proper CODEC for AVI file can make the video not to play on DivX player
  • AVI file corruption due to malicious spyware on the storage device
  • Error downloading of AVI video from internet or downloading AVI file from unsecured sites
  • Interruptions while creating AVI videos on gadgets like cameras, video recorders, Smartphones, video editors, etc
  • Insufficient memory space while saving recorded AVI video on gadgets
  • Malfunctioning of DivX player may also become reason for not playing AVI files

Since, DivX media player also works as video converter; one can easily fix unplayable AVI videos by converting it to another video format on the player. But, most of the times, it is not possible to convert AVI videos when it is severely corrupt. In such situations, it is recommended to employ third party repair tool to resolve AVI file issues on DivX player.

Best software to repair AVI video on DivX player:

Yodot AVI Repair is the most efficient and well equipped tool to detect and fix all types of errors in AVI video files. Its built-in innovative features can repair affected part of the AVI video file smoothly so that original clarity of the video is retained after the repair process. Along with AVI videos, the software also resolves XVID and DIVX video format files created by various digital cameras, mobile phones and other multimedia device. The software supports both Windows and Mac systems by providing two versions for both the platforms.

Steps to repair DivX Player AVI videos on Windows:

  • Download Yodot AVI Repair tool and install it to your computer
  • Run the software and follow the main screen instructions
  • Browse for the AVI video file that needs to be repaired
  • Now click on “Repair” button to start the repair process
  • Examine the AVI file repair process by noticing the progress bar
  • Once repair process gets completed, the software displays the AVI video file along with its description
  • Later preview the repaired video file by using “Preview” button
  • Finally save your repaired AVI file to your desired location using “Save” option

Important Points:

  • It’s always recommended to keep multiple backup of important AVI videos
  • Download good antivirus software in your computer to prevent malicious programs from damaging healthy AVI video files
  • Do not perform unorthodox ways of terminating system / media player while playing AVI files

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