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Old Apr 18th, 2019, 04:57 PM   #11
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Have you tried opening one of the files on a different computer to rule out that computer having an issue? I see no reason why a .mov file would no longer work.
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Old Apr 19th, 2019, 01:20 AM   #12
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Perian has retired

Stepping out on a limb, I think .MOV/.mov files (there's no difference) are pretty incorruptible.

Latest Perian v1.3.2 is available on Macupdate (v1.2.3 on the Perian site: The Perian recommend switching over to Niceplayer or M Player OS X.

There are a lot of other players out there but I don't think that's your problem. It's either a glitch on the computer you're using or a tweak in the files themselves. (Almost) everything is recoverable but you may have to decide how important those files are to you. Good luck!
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Old Apr 19th, 2019, 10:37 AM   #13
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Is there a movie you can upload so other can try the movie?
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Old Apr 25th, 2019, 09:28 PM   #14
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Thanks for your thoughts about this! I'll try another computer as suggested and.....

I'll see about uploading a file if I can. It'll have to be in a few days but will see if I can.

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Have you tried opening it with VLC Player? Works for most anything in my experience.
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