Repair WMV Video: How to Repair a Corrupt WMV Video File

How to Repair Corrupted WMV Video File

"I've recovered some files from an hdd that weren't supposed to be deleted in the first place, but they have seeking problems/crash the players. Since they have the right size, I'm thinking it might be a problem of corrupt index/header, so I'm trying to find a way to fix them. It's easy to find examples on how to fix corrupt .avi files with mencoder, but .wmv seems trickier. How can I repair the .wmv video files? Please help."

WMV Video Format?

Windows Media Video (WMV) is the most recognized video compression format within the WMV family. Usage of the term WMV often refers to the Microsoft Windows Media Video format only.

WMV files use Microsoft's Advanced Systems Format (ASF) container format and are therefore very similar to ASF files, which is another file format developed by Microsoft. WMV video is mainly playable on Windows media player but not readable by Mac QuickTime player or other Apple devices.

Repair WMV Video

Perhaps you have the same problem with the above. Listed below are the causes liable for corrupting WMV files:

However, don’t worry if your .wmv files are corrupted and you cannot play it in any media player. The professional WMV Video Repair tool is what you need to repair your broken, damaged and corrupted WMV files on all types of storage media like hard drives, external hard drives, flash drives, memory cards, etc.

You can preview repaired WMV videos before saving them in the computer.

WMV Repair Tool
  • Repairs header corruptions in the WMV video files.
  • Repairs corruption in the sound section of WMV video files.
  • Repairs errors in movement of the WMV video.
  • Repairs WMV video frames corruption.
  • Repairs errors in WMV video slider movement.
  • Repairs corrupted data of WMV video files.
  • Repair WMV Video on Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP.
  • Repair WMV Video on Mac El Capitan 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7.

How to Repair Corrupted WMV Video File

Step 1 Add WMV Video Files to the Video Repair Tool.

To repair wmv video, click Repair Video button. In Video Repair screen, click Add button. Open File dialog box is displayed. Browse to add the required WMV Video files in the list.

WMV video repair tool to repair WMV videos

how to repair WMV video

Step 2 Preview and Repair WMV Video Files.

Select the any file and click on Preview button to see the review of corrupt file before repairing process. Simply click the Repair button to start WMV video repairing process.

preview and repair WMV videos

repairing videos

Step 3 Save Repaired WMV Video Files to PC.

You can also Preview the repaired WMV video files. Or simply click Save button to save the repaired WMV video files on appropriate destination.

save repaired WMV videos to pc

How to Repair Corrupt WMV Video Files

After the saving process is complete, a confirmation message showing a link to the location of saved WMV Video files is displayed. You can click the link to visit the location.

Simply download and have a try the best WMV Video Repair Tool.

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