Fix AVI File Not Playing in MX Player

"I just heard sound while playing AVI file in MX player on my system; but after sometime it stops playing. Even trying to play that AVI video on other media players was not helpful. I suspect this is because of corruption of AVI file due to virus attacks. I need to immediately find solution for fixing this issue with AVI file because all computers at my office make use of MX player carry out the assigned task. So please share your suggestions if anyone is aware of the solution for this problem; Thanks!”

MX player is considered as the best media player that can be used to enjoy your movies, be it on system, on laptop, on Smartphone or on Tablet. It provides crisp quality with inclusion of Subtitle layout and Subtitle font options. It is also included with child lock feature that allows you to feel free when you want your kids to be entertained without having to worry about the use of other applications in the system. But who knows! Uncertainties do prevail and your MX media player may refuse to play AVI files at certain point of time. The sight that your AVI file has become unplayable may get you tensed, but there is no need to get upset. Relax! Your AVI video might probably be corrupted due to virus attack or as a result of some issues which are discussed below:

  • Increase of bad sectors on hard drive can damage AVI files saved on such bad memory spots
  • Software / hardware conflicts in system may corrupt AVI files making them un-playable in MX player installed on computer
  • Sudden power loss or closing MX player while AVI video is played could damage header or index of AVI file making it not playable on MX player

AVI file repair tool:

Yodot AVI Repair is the most used tool that supports repairing AVI files that refuses to play in MX Player. So, the best thing to do is to install this software and initiate AVI file repair process which gets completed in just 3 to 4 steps. It can fix AVI files not playing any media players on both Windows and Mac computers; For instance, user can fix AVI file not playing on GOM player as well as on other media players like WMP, DIVX Player, Windows Movie Maker, PS3, QuickTime, etc. Separate editions of this AVI file repair tool is designed for Windows (Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008) as well as Mac (Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion) platforms to fix AVI, XVID and DIVX video files not playing or showing errors due to various reasons.

Simple steps for repairing AVI file which cannot be played in MX player:

  • Download and install Yodot AVI Repair software on Windows or Mac system with help of admin account
  • Once installation process gets completed, user can view shortcut icon on desktop
  • Run the program and from main screen of utility click on ‘Browse’ button to select corrupt AVI video file
  • After AVI file has been selected, hit on the ‘Repair’ button to initiate repair procedure
  • As soon as the AVI file is fixed, you can preview repaired video file using Preview option
  • At last save AVI file to available storage media

Notable Points:

  • It is essential that you maintain backup of crucial AVI files on separate storage media
  • Avoid use of unknown media players to play your AVI file as it may corrupt video file content
  • Make sure you have updated antivirus protection to prevent virus or malware attacks on data saved on PC hard drive