How To Fix MP4 Videos
My MP4 H.264 Files Won’t Load Immediately!
Usually this happens after uploading your video on a video hosting site. It takes forever to load and it seems to be downloading the whole video before it starts playing.
MP4 or H.264 videos are the hottest and one of the most robust video file formats being used today. YouTube uses it for High Quality and High Definition videos and new Adobe Flash players can process them. Unfortunately, within the MP4 H.264 file is Quicktime Indexing information, and if it is in the wrong spot, you may have some streaming problems. The fix is simple, though.
If you’re having issues with your MP4 videos for any reason, here’s an alternative solution you can use. We will be using this free software to change the video into a more compatible format called HandBrake.
You need to download the software here: http://handbrake.fr/downloads.php
Just choose the version for your operating system. After downloading just install and run the program.
Full HandBrake Guide is found here: http://trac.handbrake.fr/wiki/HandBrakeGuide
Here are the tested settings that works well with most video sharing site.