Repair after PowerPoint This File is Not a Recognized Movie Format Error

“Yesterday after importing movie file in PowerPoint presentation, it is displaying error that saying ‘This file is not a recognized movie format’ and stops working. Also PowerPoint file pops up a dialog box with three options such as, "Restart program", "Close Program" and "Wait for program to respond". In order to continue with my work, I waited for half an hour. But my PowerPoint presentation was not yet recovered from that inaccessible state. So, I closed that PPT file and tired to reopen, however it is of no use. Please let me know about fixing PowerPoint file after error this file is not a recognized movie format.”

Microsoft Office PowerPoint has capability to import and play various video / movie file formats as well. However, in few unfortunate situations PowerPoint users may face error message like “This file is not recognized movie format” on PC as mentioned in above scenario. The major reason for this error message is incompatible movie file format used to play on PowerPoint presentation. In some situations, trying to play movie that relocated from original location to other on PowerPoint presentation also results in this error message.

However, this error may not turn in to severe problem unless until users make unnecessary clicks or unsuitable actions at that time when PowerPoint failed to recognize movie format. In case you had encountered with similar problem, then take it easy!!! You can repair inaccessible PPT file using reliable PowerPoint file repair tool called Yodot PPT Repair.

Software to fix PowerPoint file that not recognized movie format:

Yodot PPT Repair application is designed with advanced search algorithms, which helps to fix corrupt PowerPoint presentation after error PowerPoint file is not a recognized movie format on Windows system. Even, it can repair and restore all the objects of inaccessible PPT file like clip arts, graphs, tables, hyperlinks animations, images, movies, etc. One can also fix PPT file damaged due to header corruption, virus attack, improper termination and other issues. This tool even fix PowerPoint file not responding and showing error messages like “file corrupted and cannot be opened”, “failed to load Hlink.dll”, “the path or filename id invalid”, “PowerPoint encountered an error and needs to be closed”, etc. In addition, you can mend PowerPoint files in PPT, PPTX and PPS file format belonging to all editions of the MS PowerPoint application such as PowerPoint 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013 on Windows system installed with Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems.

Steps to repair PowerPoint file error not a recognized movie format:

  • Download and install the Yodot PPT Repair utility to your Windows OS based computer
  • Launch the application and keep track of on-screen instructions
  • Select on “Browse” button to select PowerPoint file showing error that is not recognized movie format
  • After that click on “Repair” option to repair unreadable PowerPoint presentation
  • By noticing the progress bar, you can easily observe the status of PPT file repair process
  • Once the repairing process is finished, select “Preview” option to preview the PowerPoint file
  • Finally browse for desired destination location to save the fixed PowerPoint file

Tips to be considered:

  • Import movie files of compatible file format to PowerPoint presentation to avoid problem as mentioned above
  • If PowerPoint file didn’t responded while importing movie file, then wait for some time do not proceed with your unnecessary mouse clicks
  • Backup valuable PowerPoint files on system or other storage devices