As you can recover deleted videos from SD cards and other storage media with a data recovery tool. You will require a separate video repair tool to recover corrupt video files. Nonetheless, there are available advanced data recovery software like Stellar Recovery Premium. As well as, you can recover repair corrupt video files in just a few clicks Stellar Recovery Premium software is equipped with a video repair tool. That can recover and repair essential for any video file type.
Below is a step by step on how to recover and repair corrupt video files in Windows.
To launch Stellar Data Recovery Premium download and install the software on your computer. Then click data recovery.
Under the multimedia Files, select videos then click next.
Choose the connected drive that contains the deleted videos and turn on a Deep scan toggle switch that appears at the bottom left.
Press Scan then wait to finish the scan.
The press on a video file to preview.
Attention: Sometimes there are cases where there recovered video will not play. This does not basically mean the file is damaged. Continue with saving the recovered data and check after recovery to confirm if the recovered video is playable or not.
Choose the video file that you want to recover. Select the search bar to locate the video file. Press file type in the left pane to sort video files according to their extensions.
Press recover and then click browse to select a save location on a different drive.
Press start saving.
Then lastly check the recovered video files for corruption.
Helps to avoid video file corruption
Before removing the SD card turn off first the camera or smartphone.
Before unplugging the SD card or other storage media always eject them.
Always use anti-virus too in PC and turn on Real Time.
In Stellar Data Recovery use the monitor drive feature to analyze disk health and avoid data loss or corruption. Preferably, run a schedule CHKDSK scan.
Make sure always install software and OS updates as they arrive.