Repair AVI File That won’t Play on PS3

“Hi, I had edited a video on my PlayStation3 (PS3) and saved it as .avi file. Later, when I clicked on the video to play it on PS3, it said that video is unable to play. I tried everything to play it on my PS3 but was unsuccessful. Can anyone please suggest me how to fix AVI files not playing on PS3? I will be very thankful for all the suggestions.”

PlayStation is the best video console manufactured by Sony. PlayStation3 was the 3rd edition of PlayStation video console that had great impact on lovers of video games. It has hard disk to store all its games and other data like recorded videos, music, photos. Also, one can connect a Memory Stick to this game console in order to save necessary user data. Users definitely store videos on PS3 in AVI file format as it is one of the best video formats with high resolution and good picture quality. However, PS 3 supports AVC and AAC formats to store video and music data. Usage of AVI video on PS3 is not frequent as user needs to transcode video format; hence, corruption of AVI video recurrently happens to users of PS3.

AVI file can get corrupt on PlayStation 3 game console in number of ways such as:

  • Codec is the main factor behind AVI file corruption because trying to play AVI file with wrong Codec will corrupt it badly
  • Header corruption of AVI video on hard disk of PS3 can make the video unplayable
  • Malware intrusion or file system corruption on storage drive of PS3 can damage the existing AVI files preserved in it
  • Synchronization issues like audio-video out of sync, AVI file playing only sound or only video due to logical errors, incompatibility issues, etc. will further cause severe damage to that AVI file on PS3

In these scenarios, AVI file gets corrupt on PlayStation 3 and stops to play. However, there is need to worry when AVI file stops playing on PS3, as it can be resolved with the help of good AVI video repair tool. A plenty of video repair tools are available online to fix issues related to AVI video files and Yodot AVI Repair is the best chosen software among them.

Repair AVI file not playing on PS3 game console:

Yodot AVI Repair is built with excellent strategies to easily fix AVI files that do not play on PlayStation3. This software is used widely as it is found free from viruses and has user friendly interface. Also, this utility can resolve out-of-sync, Codec error, invalid file format and incompletely downloaded and other problems with AVI file as well as DivX and XviD video formats. The software can be established on Windows computers/notebooks installed with Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003 and 2008 versions. It can repair AVI videos from gadgets like game consoles, video recorders, cameras, etc. Users can also fix AVI, DIVX and XVID video files on various Mac machines that are working with Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks operating systems.

Guidelines to repair unplayable AVI files on PS3:

  • Download Yodot AVI Repair software on a Windows computer
  • Connect the PlayStation 3 to this Windows computer on which unplayable AVI file reside
  • Install and launch the software by following given instructions
  • In main screen ‘Hit’ browse button to choose required AVI file to be repaired
  • Then, click on Repair button to trigger the process of video repair
  • Next screen shows status bar depicting progress of AVI video file repair
  • After completion of this process, repaired AVI file will get displayed on screen along with its detailed file description
  • Save this fixed AVI file to desired location on system drive by clicking on Save button

Necessary Tips:

  • Check for presence of correct Codec before playing any AVI file on PS3
  • Have proper backup of important AVI files on external storage devices without fail