How to Fix Video Cannot Be Played on This iPhone/iPad


Want to sync a movie to your iPhone but iTunes says it cannot be played? Get a quick solution in this guide.

May 20, 2016


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AnyTrans – Transfer and Play Any Videos on iPhone/iPad

AnyTrans – iPhone iPad Video Convertor

AnyTrans is an iOS file transfer as well as video convertor for all iPhone, iPad and iPod. Download it to have a try after reading this post on how to fix some videos won’t play on iPhone or iPad.

If a video or movie won’t play on your iPhone/iPad or iTunes refuses to sync a video to your iPhone and says it cannot be played on your iDevice, the most likely cause is that video is incompatible with your iPhone or iPad.

How to get any video played on your iPhone or iPad? In this post, we offer you a quick and easy solution to sync videos to your iPhone iPad and make it played without restrictions.

A Better Solution to Fix Videos Won’t Play on iPhone/iPad

AnyTrans is an alternative tool to iTunes that is capable of syncing videos, songs, ringtones, audiobooks and more between iTunes library and iPhone/iPad.

  • Transfer videos, movies, and music videos to iPhone/iPad without erasing.
  • Convert incompatible videos to iDevice-supported format, including AVI, MOV, MKV, AVCHD, M2TS, WMV and FLV.
  • Automatically optimize the video quality during the transferring.
  • Allow you to transfer videos from iPhone to iTunes, to computer, and to another iPhone or iPad.

Step 1. Download AnyTrans and install it on your computer. Connect your iPhone or iPad to computer and open it. On the homepage of AnyTrans, click the Setting button to set the video format you want AnyTrans to convert to.

How to Fix Videos Won’t Play on iPhone iPad

How to Fix Videos Won’t Play on iPhone iPad

Step 2. Go back to AnyTrans homepage, and click Videos and select Movies or Home Video.

How to Fix Videos Won’t Play on iPhone iPad

How to Fix Videos Won't Play on iPhone iPad

Step 3. Click "+", browse and select a video

How to Fix Videos Won’t Play on iPhone iPad

How to Fix Videos Won’t Play on iPhone iPad

The Bottom Line

With AnyTrans now you can put any videos on your iPhone or iPad and play it smoothly. You can also put any music file to your iPhone or iPod with AnyTrans. Now download it to have a try >

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