How to Repair MOV File Failed to Render Error?

“Hi guys, I am facing problem with few of my MOV files that shows error while exporting it to some third party graphics editing tool. Error message says, ‘Rendering error while writing to filename.mov. An output module failed. The file may be damaged or corrupted.’ Later, when I try to play it in QuickTime, file said it is corrupt. How can I fix this error and make MOV file playable again? Kindly suggest your valuable solutions. Thanks in advance.”

MOV videos are likely to get corrupted in number of situations. In above scenario, MOV video can get damaged during rendering process. Rendering is a process of creating digital images from a movie file using rendering programs. This is one of the major processes in the field of 3D computer graphics to enable high quality output media files. However, while rendering MOV videos, it may get corrupt as a result of numerous reasons as listed below:

  • Incorrect installation of rendering program on system can sometimes damage movie file that is being rendered
  • Errors or interrupted during rendering process can leave movie file in corrupt state
  • Malfunctioning of rendering program due to missing of program related files on system hard drive, virus intrusion or bad sectors where program files are saved on system drive can affect MOV files

If you have faced error while rendering MOV video file in above mentioned instances, then read further to find out solution to fix this error. There are many third party utilities to repair MOV file after failed to render error on any computer; one such brilliant software is Yodot MOV Repair tool.

About MOV file repair software:

Yodot MOV Repair is excellent software to resolve failed to render error in MOV video file. Its effective repair strategies are capable enough to fix corrupted or unplayable MOV videos with ease. It is possible to fix invalid MOV file or partial video file that does not play in QuickTime, VLC and other multimedia players by using this tool. Also, this utility supports to fix MP4 and M4V video file formats without any trouble. It provides two distinct versions for both Mac and Windows platforms; Windows users can use this tool on Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 OS versions; whereas Mac users can employ this tool on Mac OS X Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks OS based computers.

Steps to repair MOV file failed to render error:

  • Download Yodot MOV Repair software on computer hard drive where error occurring MOV file is saved
  • Install and run the utility according to given instructions
  • In main screen browse for error showing MOV file and click on ‘Repair’ button
  • Software starts to scan that MOV video file within short span of tome
  • Later, click o Preview to view the repaired video and if satisfied with results save it to desired location by purchasing product key

Key Notes:

  • Follow healthy procedure while trying to render MOV video files
  • Use proper rendering program to create rendered MOV video sequences
  • Employ good antivirus tool to avoid corruption of MOV videos due to harmful viruses