How to Fix AVI Files on Canon Digital Elph Camera?

“Hi, I had recorded few videos using my Canon Digital Elph camera that saved video in AVI file format. These videos were working fine until I used the storage memory card of this camera on other gadget. The card got corrupted and all files saved on it are inaccessible now. Somehow, I managed to recover files from its memory card; but they were in corrupt state. Now, how to repair these AVI files from Canon cameras that are not playing anymore. Please help.”

This situation might occur with any Canon digital camera holder. As Canon is the widely used camera model by professional as well as photographic enthusiastic people. There are series of camera models in Canon Digital Elph line that has variant features like 3 inch LCD, excellent resolution that is uncompromising with image quality and definition within affordable price. It stores all captured images and videos in external storage memory that can be MicroSD, MicroSDHC or MicroSDXC flash memory cards. However, AVI videos captured using Canon Digital Elph cameras can stop playing at any moment due to several reasons.

Reasons behind unplayable AVI videos on Canon Digital Elph cameras are as follows:

  • Damage to memory card holding important AVI video files as a result of wrong usage like using same card on multiple operating systems or on different gadgets abruptly removing card from camera saving files when there isn’t enough memory on card etc.
  • Errors while creating/saving AVI videos on Canon digital Elph camera like switching off the camera in between file transfer process recording video when camera is running out of battery etc. can damage AVI video files

Apart from the above scenarios, AVI video file may get corrupted or damaged due to faulty firmware incorrect use of Codec and malfunctioning of video player in which AVI is tried to play. In these devastating situations one might end up losing valuable information from AVI video file as it stops to play on any media player.

AVI file repair tool for Canon digital Elph line cameras:

When AVI files on Canon digital Elph cameras refuse to play, then one should make use of effective AVI video repair tool like Yodot AVI Repair to set back corruption of videos. This utility is built with effective repair strategies to fix AVI videos that are corrupt or unplayable due to many aspects as said above. Its intuitive video repair process safely fixes all errors of AVI video files from cameras, camcorders, PlayStation and other gadgets with ease. It can repair broken AVI videos not playing in VLC, Windows Media Player, QuickTime player, Media Center and other multimedia players. This utility is avaialble for both Windows and Mac platforms separately. Windows version of the tool supports to work on Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems. While Mac version is flexible to function on Mac machines running with OS X Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks.

Repair steps to fix AVI files on Canon Digital Elph camera:

  • Download Yodot AVI Repair software on your Windows or Mac computer
  • Install the tool and run it by following correct instructions
  • When main screen displays hit browse button to search for damaged AVI video file
  • After choosing the video file click ‘Repair’ button which triggers scanning process
  • The status of scanning process will be seen in progress bar
  • After completion of scanning process repaired AVI file will get displayed on screen
  • Preview fixed video file and after confirmation of repair process save this file to desired location on your computer

Useful Tips:

  • Avoid interruptions while editing, recording, sharing or saving AVI videos
  • Recurrently backup important AVI videos from Canon digital camera’s memory card to overcome unexpected video file loss or corruption issues