WinHex

WinHex

for Windows

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WinHex is a universal hexadecimal editor, particularly helpful in the realm of computer forensics, data recovery, low-level data processing, and IT security. An advanced tool for everyday and emergency use: you can inspect and edit all kinds of files, recover deleted files or lost data from hard drives with corrupt file systems or from digital camera cards.

Features include:

  • Disk editor for hard disks, floppy disks, CD-ROM & DVD, ZIP, Smart Media, etc
  • Native support for FAT, NTFS, Ext2/3, ReiserFS, CDFS, UDF
  • Built-in interpretation of RAID systems and dynamic disks
  • RAM editor, providing access to physical RAM and other processes' virtual memory
  • Data interpreter, knowing 20 data types
  • Editing data structures using templates (e.g. to repair partition table/boot sector)
  • Concatenating and splitting files, unifying and dividing odd and even bytes/words
  • Analyzing and comparing files
  • Particularly flexible search and replace functions
  • Disk cloning (under DOS with X-Ways Replica)
  • Drive images & backups (optionally compressed or split into 650 MB archives)
  • Programming interface (API) and scripting
  • 128-bit encryption, checksums, CRC32, hashes (MD5, SHA-1, ...)
  • Erase (wipe) confidential files securely, hard drive cleansing to protect your privacy
  • Import all clipboard formats, incl. ASCII hex values
  • Convert between binary, hex ASCII, Intel Hex, and Motorola S
  • Character sets: ANSI ASCII, IBM ASCII, EBCDIC, (Unicode)
  • Instant window switching. Printing. Random-number generator.
  • Supports files >4 GB

Disclaimer

WinHex is a product developed by X-Ways Software Technology AG. This site is not directly affiliated with X-Ways Software Technology AG. All trademarks, registered trademarks, product names and company names or logos mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

Technical Information

Name
WinHex
Price
Trial version
File size
219K
Requires
Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7, Windows Vista
Updated
2021-06-24
Developer
X-Ways Software Technology AG
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Downloads
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