Advanced hex editor for software professionals supporting advanced NTFS features. Edits huge files, logical disks, and physical drives. Includes unlimited undo / redo list, modification tracker, quick data viewer, typed data fields and more.
Version: 2.6A hex editor is a tool almost any software developer or software specialist uses now and then.
License: Free To Try $39.95
Operating System: Windows
Analyzing binary files, creating input files for test runs, patching binary data these and hundreds of similar tasks make a hex editor an indispensable tool in the professional's toolbox.
FlexHEX has been specifically designed with the software developer in mind, with its intuitive interface and a feature set, perfectly meeting demands of software professionals.
FlexHEX edits raw binary files, OLE compound files, logical disks, physical drives, and can inspect, modify, insert, search, or replace binary, ASCII, or UNICODE data.
While providing a full set of features for editing raw hex bytes, FlexHEX also supports editing binary data as typed values in a number of formats. The data conversion functions let a user easily import or export binary data, or just drag-and-drop them to / from another application.
In addition to the powerful editing functions, FlexHEX includes an unlimited Undo / Redo list, so there is no risk of losing data because of a typing error.
A rich set of navigation and tracking functions make browsing binary data quick and easy. Bookmarks, the modified area list, the jump history, and other convenient tools make inspecting binary data easy and straightforward.
Software professionals will like handy tools for string and GUID search, checksum computation, random number generation, and browsing COM classes.
FlexHEX recognizes the structure and can directly modify OLE compound files, such as MS Word or Excel files.
Editing raw binary files, FlexHEX provides full support for advanced NTFS features, such as alternate streams or sparse files.
Version 2.6: - Added 'Block Coloring' feature. - Fixed: Search patterns were displayed in wrong colors depending on location. - Minor bugfixes.
Version 2.5: - Support for 64-bit operating systems. - New hex string formats in the 'Insert Immediate' dialog. - Several minor fixes.
Version 2.43: A maintenance release fixing several issues.
Version 2.3: - Complex data types (structures) introduced, - Data fields can be anchored to data (sticky fields), - New commands: Go to Cluster (logical disks) and Go to Sector (physical and logical disks). - Several bug fixed.
Version 2.1: - Support for compressed drive images and scrap files. - A new 'Multi-Search' command. - A new 'Pattern Coloring' command. - Improved 'Find All' command. - Improved search result pane.
Version 2.0: - A new file (stream) comparison feature. - File maps and drive maps have been introduced. - The 'Modified' and the 'Region' navigation panes have been replaced with a new 'Area' pane. - A new command 'Edit / Copy As'. - A lot of minor improvements.
Version 1.4: - Cryptographically strong AES-based random number generator. - Bitwise operations, arithmetic operations, shifts and rotates. - Advanced calculator supporting text and binary drag-and-drop and Copy/Paste.
Version 1.3: - Added support for OLE compound files. - Added C-style escape sequences for inserting non-printable characters into character strings and stream names. - New hash function: SHA-256. - Added command-line interface. - New command in the Explorer right-click menu: 'Open As Compound File'. - Several files can be opened using the Explorer right-click menu.
Version 1.1: New command 'Edit Selected As'. New command 'Find All', New Navigation pane, Several minor improvements and bugfixes.