Common Reasons for MP4 Header File Corruption
Every video file has header part which contains specific information of the file like file name, date of creation, file size, date of modification and other file properties. So when the header in your MP4 videos is missing or damaged, MP4 file may refuse to play in any media player. There are many factor can cause video header incomplete or missing. Here we pick 4 of the most common causes:
Interruption while downloading MP4 video from internet.
Power failure while transferring file from one device to other.
Improper system termination while playing/editing your MP4 file.
Deadly malware infection on MP4 header file and many others.
When you find that the MP4 video heard is missing or damaged, you are advised to use a profession MP4 Header Repair program to repair it instead of fixing it by yourself blindly.
Best Tool to Fix MP4 Header
Stellar Phoenix Video Repair is one of the best tool to repair MP4 header. This read-only tool can safely fix your MP4 file in header corruption without modifying the original file. You can preview the repaired file before save them on your computer. With simple installation process and straightforward interface, everyone can use it to fix corrupted, damaged or broken MP4, MOV, WMV, etc. in minutes.
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4 Steps to Fix MP4 Header
First of all, please download and install the MP4 video repair program on your computer. Then, click the shortcut icon on the desktop to launch the program.
Click "Repair Video" button. Then, click "Add" button and browse to add the damaged MP4 files.
Select all file you want to repair and click the "Repair" button to start fix MP4 files header. Depending on the size of the file, the may need to wait a few minutes before the process is complete.
When the repair process is finished, you can click preview the repaired MP4 videos. Then, click "Save" to export the video to your computer.
With the aid of Stellar Phoenix Video Repair, you can repair MP4, MOV, FLV, M4V and more due to compression issues, read/write errors, virus attack, etc. Download it and have a try.