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How to Repair Damaged MKV Video File
MKV files are one of the most commonly used media containers to store data in video format.
As such, the chances of your MKV file getting damaged are also very high. MKV files usually
keep the videos as they support video and audio codecs, etc. Sometimes, you might encounter
the issue of a corrupted MKV file while trying to play your video. To repair the MKV file, you
might need some reliable third-party software to do the hard work. This article tells you about
one of the most convenient ways to fix MKV files. However, it is important to know the reasons
behind the unplayable MKV file.
Part 1: Reasons behind Unplayable MKV File
Initially originated in Russia in 2002, MKV stands for Matroska multimedia container format.
They are supported on several devices and are considered one of the most reliable formats.
MKV files' use lies in storing movies and TV shows mainly because they offer support for
description, rating, chapter points, etc. But, it is known that no format is a hundred percent
A few of the signs of a corrupted MKV video file are an error in loading, irregular video quality,
the video freezes unexpectedly, a sudden black or white screen appears. MKV video files do not
support all media players; therefore, check if the media player is compatible with your MKV file
before playing it. To fix the MKV file, you must first identify the issue correctly. MKV video files
can get corrupted for any number of unexpected reasons. Some of the reasons why an MKV file
gets corrupted are as follows:
There is some sudden power failure while you were downloading your MKV file.
You may have mistakenly switched off your device.
It might have suffered from some physical or logical damage.
Some bad complex disk sectors could cause corruption.
Internet server issues while downloading the MKV file might have corrupted it.
Inappropriate process of reading or writing the file
Some viruses or malware are affecting them.