HxD Hex Editor

Download HxD Hex Editor

Download HxD Hex Editor

Hex Editor is a free to download, share, and install tool that can allow a user to view and edit Hexadecimal or hex code on their screen. A computer program is a collection of binary numbers which can be easily viewed in hexadecimal based machine code. The machine code executes on a computer system. A Hex Editor allows a user to view, inspect, and modify the machine code of any program. It is suitable for advanced users and those with knowledge of architecture, assembly languages, as well as compilers. For novice user it can allow them to verify files, disks, disk images, memory files, and logs. It can also help a user to patch errors as well as find, detect, and repair disk errors. 
This tool can also inspect a disk drive or disk image to find corrupt sequences and repair them. Files with corrupt sequences cannot be opened unless they are repaired. The last update was released in 2020 with a couple of updates since 2021. 

Technical Specifications

Title: HxD Hex Editor 
OS: Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Windows Vista, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows, Windows NT, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows XP
Language: English, Greek, Indonesian, Portuguese, Hungarian.
License: Free
Author: Mael Horz

What are Hex Editor’s features?

Hex Viewing: This utility allows a user to view the hex contents of a file, RAM, or disk. This is displayed in the center screen of the main GUI. 
Hex Editing: A user can edit hex code as per their requirement. Editing is easy and all the tools required for editing are readily available. 
Handling Big Data: The latest version can handle big and large data. Any data that can be part of a drive can be opened, and viewed in Hex Editor.
Search and Replace: For better utility, a fast search and replace mechanism is also provided in this.  
Standard Features: Some standard features including checksum generator, multiple charset support, ghost caret, file shredder, splitting and joining files, and RAM editor are also provided. Furthermore, it has unlimited Undo options and a portable version as well. It can also utilize signed hexadecimal numbers like Int8, Int16, Int 32, and Int 64, depending on the architecture. 
Data Export: Hex Editor can also export data to source code much like reverse engineering. It is a powerful tool when one needs to write the code of an executable file. Hex code be exported to many languages including C#, C, Java, Pascal, and VB.NET. 
GUI: The Hex Editor has a professional GUI much like Edit.com which is used for similar tasks. It comes with menu and tool bars for quick and easy access to all the functionalities. It is user friendly and has little or no learning curve for a knowledgeable user. 
Data Inspector: A built-in data inspector is also provided that allows a user to inspect a data item and ascertain its type. 

What are Hex Editor’s limitations?

Hex Editor is useful for an experienced user who has a good understanding of machine code. Otherwise, a change may corrupt the whole machine. 

Where to download HxD Hex Editor?

Latey version of HxD Hex editor is available to download free here at the end of article.

Install and Run:

Download the file and navigate to the folder. Double click to install. The progress bar shows the installation progress.