Repairing AVI File Not Recognized on QuickTime

“I had downloaded set of video files in AVI file format from internet on my Windows system; but QuickTime player won’t recognize those video files when I try to play. I need to view all video files related to my office work and I have to forward them to my senior staff. I tried playing those AVI videos on other media players and it didn’t work out. Is there any solution that can be followed to solve this problem with AVI files? Please help me out, thanks for any help!”

QuickTime media player is a multi-platform media player that is accessible on both Windows as well as Mac platforms. This player is provided with many features that allow users to play AVI files on computer smoothly without the support of any codec files. But, at some instances, AVI files may not be recognized by QuickTime video player and it just refuses to play them.

Why do some AVI files not play or recognized on QuickTime?

  • Interruptions or abrupt termination of QuickTime player while playing AVI video on it
  • Codec issues, CRC errors, damage of AVI video file index or header could make them not identified by QuickTime
  • Software conflicts or file system corruption on which AVI files are saved
  • Virus or malware intrusions on AVI files could make then not playable on QuickTime

Unrecognized AVI file repair utility:

Yodot AVI Repair is the most looked-for software when users need to repair their AVI files which are not recognized by QuickTime media player on Windows or Mac platform. AVI files that are not playing, supported or recognized by QuickTime or any other media players can be fixed in short duration with this efficient video file repair tool. Along with repair of unrecognized AVI file, users can also fix AVI file seek error, AVI file extension error, AVI CRC error, Codec or index error in AVI file, AVI file error c00d11b1 and other error showing AVI videos. Easy to use interface included in this tool helps any user to easily fix AVI, XVID and DIVX video files that won’t play on QuickTime media player. This AVI video repair software can be installed on all latest Windows (Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows Server 2008) and Macintosh (Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks) operating systems.

Steps to fix AVI videos which do not get recognized on QuickTime:

  • Download and install Yodot AVI Repair program in a healthy computer
  • On completion of installation process, run this software and follow on-screen steps
  • Click on ‘Browse’ button to select AVI file that is not recognized by QuickTime player
  • Now, click on ‘Repair’ button to initiate repair of AVI file
  • Repair progress can be seen on next window
  • Upon completion of fixing process, user can preview repaired AVI video file
  • At last, save fixed AVI file to known destination location as preferred by users on their computers

Additional tips

  • There is another version of Yodot repair tool to fix when container format MP4 is not recognized on QuickTime or any other media player
  • Avoid converting AVI video into other file formats using unknown compression techniques
  • Follow proper procedure while exiting QuickTime media player on Windows or Mac system