My Dash Cam Video is Corrupted - How to Fix It?

“If you didn't see it with your own eyes or hear it with your own ears, don't interpret it with your small mind and spread it with your big mouth”. To object or prove truth from one’s side, proof is needed. This custom is followed from stone age to this modern age.

Consider few cases listed below:

Case 1:

“Hey friends, I need to extract a MOV video from my Dash Cam for an accident report. It looks like every file on my card is corrupted. I fixed the issue by performing a reformat on SD card, but still it’s essential to find a solution for this issue so that I can repair the video file. Somebody come forward to help me, please!”

Case 2:

“Hello! I recently purchased a Dash Cam for my new computer. It shoots AVI files. Yesterday morning while travelling to office, a bike rider overtook me and hastened with accident. But he is claiming me for the occurred accident. Since I was relaxed thinking of producing Dash Cam evidence to prove my point but then found that videos are facing problem while playing. Unfortunately, all the files are corrupted. I really need a mean to solve this dispute. I am trapped, someone help”

Have you faced problem similar to any of above tragedies? What to do when such complications occur? Keep reading this article to find better way of fixing them.

Dash Cam?! What it is?

A dashboard camera or simply a Dash Cam is a camera onboard that records video continuously through windscreen of vehicle. Often it is attached to the interior windscreen or on top of the dashboard. These cameras provide video evidence on event of an accident.

But what makes Dash Cam files go corrupt?

Factors such as-

  • Frequent removal of memory card
  • SD card errors
  • Presence of bad blocks on storage card where recordings are saved
  • Incompatible device drivers
  • CRC errors
  • Virus attack

What is the countermeasure to fix corrupt .mov files on Dash Cam cameras?

Quick fix is all that is needed. Yodot MOV Repair resolves damaged .mov files. The application bifurcates a video file into two separate entities as audio and video stream. Then fixes both streams, combines them forming a complete file. No compatibility issue arises while working with Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite and EI Capitan versions of Mac operating system and also Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 versions of Windows operating system.

Corrupt AVI video files of Dash Cam can also be fixed using Yodot AVI Repair application. Addition to video repair, Yodot provides other simplified media solutions to missing digicam photos, formatted memory card recovery, deleted videos from camcorders, etc.

That few clicks on keyboard and mouse to repair corrupt MOV files:

    Step 1: Download Yodot MOV Repair utility on system

    Step 2: Launch the software after performing installation and follow further instructions provided

    Step 3: Select corrupt MOV file and simultaneously choose a healthy video file, both captured from same Dash Cam camera

    Step 4: Click on “Repair” option

    Step 5: After repairing,“Preview” option is provided to view fixed MOV files, utilize it

    Step 6: Save the rescued files onto destination location other than source drive location

Important Note!

  • Regularly backup MOV files and save them on secure location

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