Software to Recover MKV File on Mac OS

A professional MKV file recovery software – Remo Recover utility will help you get back all lost or deleted MKV video files in just few clicks. Try the free demo version and solve your problems now!


Overview of MKV and MKV video loss problem

MKV (Matroska video) file is a well-known file format to store video streams, movies and subtitles that all enveloped in a single file. It supports HD videos with higher audio quality over the internet.

However, accidental deletion of MKV files, improper handling of storage devices, virus/malware attack or any other human errors may cause MKV file lost. Here are some specific reasons that lead to loss of MKV files on Mac:

  • Interruption while transferring your favorite MKV videos from external device to Mac OS X or vice versa
  • Unintentionally or intentionally formatting the Macintosh drive containing your MKV files
  • Mac system crash or hardware malfunction which has these MKV videos
  • Using damaged and broken iPod media to store MKV files is another reason for MKV file loss or inaccessibility

Facing such a problem, you may need a powerful MKV file recovery tool to get back MKV videos. Here we recommend you Remo Recover file recovery software to restore MKV files, no matter how they get lost or deleted from memory cards, computers, pen drive, USB drive, etc.

How to use Remo Recover software to play MKV file on Mac OS X?


Click Download Now button to get the free demo version of Remo Recover file recovery software and install it to your Macintosh computer. Run the software and effortlessly recover your precious MKV video files within only 4 steps.

Step 1: Launch Remo Recover and select “Recover Photos” option to restore MKV files

Click Recover Photos option to perform MKV file recovery

Step 2: Select volume from where you want to recover MKV files and click “Next

Choose Mac hard disk drive to restore MKV files

Step 3: After MKV file recovery process is done, the list of recoverable files will be displayed which you can see by using “File Type View” and “Data View

Preview recovered MKV videos

Step 4: To restore found MKV video files, you need to click on “Save” button

Save retrieved MKV video files


Not just MKV, Remo Recover software supports other file recovery too

Along with MKV videos, the software enables you to recover other video file formats such as AVI, M4V, MOV, MP4 and more. Also, the application will easily recover videos from Sony Handycam, Nikon, Olympus, Kodak, Canon, Panasonic and other digital camcorder brands. It even assist you to restore lost or deleted photos (TIF, JPEG, GIF, JPG, PSD, etc.), audios (M4A, MP3, M4B, WAV, etc.) and many more. Some important features of Remo Recover file recovery utility are:

  • Highly supports MKV file recovery from HFS, HFSX,HFS+,ExFAT and FAT based file system 
  • Also works well for recovering deleted MKV videos and movies using Shift Delete keys and Command prompt
  • Easy to use functionality that does not require any technical knowledge to recover MKV files
  • Provide technical assistance to Mac as well as Windows users for free of cost to resolve their problems

Helpful instructions to avoid MKV file lost

If you are more careful, then you can easily avoid MKV file loss issues. Here are some precautions that you need to follow to prevent MKV file loss in future:

  • Do not abruptly remove storage device while transferring MKV video files
  • Try to take extra care while deleting unwanted data from your storage device
  • Always backup your precious MKV videos on some external devices

By following these preventive measures, you can definitely reduce the chances of MKV file lost. But, some situations are inevitable and you may lose your valuable MKV files. At such instances, make use of Remo Recover file recovery software to restore MKV files.



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