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Read-only large file viewer (> 10 GB), including gzipped file

Note: I have already read Best viewer for large text files (> 10GB) and Text editor or reader for working with huge files in Windows but here the specific point is the compressed file support. In ...
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Memory Viewer/Debugger for VBA

I'm trying to understand the layout of VBA code in memory, how COM objects are structured, what VBA functions look like under the hood etc. I want something like this: I.e. a GUI that has some of the ...
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Hex viewer with comparison on Linux

Is there a good Linux GUI program to view (and possibly edit) binary files in hex, and also to compare two hex files side-by-side. Ideally, it should highlight the differences, scroll the two views ...
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Looking for a hex editor that can find specific binary sequence unaligned

I am looking for a Hex Editor that can do a search for a specific binary sequence, and find it in a file, without regard to byte alignment. I have an extracted and disassembled program that I am ...
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Looking for a tool that compares more than 3 hex files (.img) and can automatically resolve differences

I have a drive that isn't working (no filesystem), but I can image the drive. I have multiple .img image files of the same 4GB drive (just clones of the drive) but they're all a bit different. ~50% ...
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Free binary file editor that shows byte values in binary and/or decimal

I would like to find a "hex" editor that can show the value of each byte in binary or decimal. This would be useful in my freshman class where students have not yet learned the binary or hexadecimal ...
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Solaris SunOS 5.11 Hex Editor

Can anyone point me at a decent hex viewer for Solaris? Looking for something with a front-end similar to bless on Ubuntu or Binary Viewer on Windows or ..almost the Delta Hex Editor Netbeans plugin. ...
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Is there a text editor that can convert Base 2 to hex?

E.g. I have a file with the following lines: 00000000000000000000000000001000, 00000000000000000000000000000000, 00000000000000000000000000010000, 00000000000000000000000000111000, ...
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Hex editor to open remote files

I use HxD to check the HEX of files but is annoying to me to download remote files from server then open that file in the program. Is there any HEX editor which can open remote files?
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Is there a program that can compare binary files and merge individual blocks of non-identical data into a file?

I want to compare two binary files (around 500 KB) and have the code broken into blocks of data that are identical and not-identical. FlexHEX can do this but there is no way to merge a non-identical ...
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Editor that can edit UTF-8 texts that contain non-printable characters

I need to edit some UTF-8 text that contains control characters (including NUL, used to mark in that text where "C strings" end). Most text editors either break, because they want "pure text" without ...
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I need a software that can software hex number as it shape in hex editor?

I edit a file (could be any file), in a hex editor that shows it like this: I want to save the hex numbers and text, like it shows up in the hex editor, original view, in a text file.
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I need a software that can find same value between 2 hex file

I working on editor 2 hex file, hex number with HxD editor software. I want to find same values between 2. Because have really lot hex number, I need to find a software that help me that job. The ...
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Analysis of binary files / alternative to 101 editor's "binary templates"

Until today when I had to look at binary files, I did that with HxD. Since this were single non-repetitive actions I had to perform, this was sufficient for me. However, the upcoming task requires ...
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Tools for learning binary file formats

Something what will highlight or prettyprint file's internal structure. Like hex editor, but more intelligent. It should either know most common files already, or should be configurable enough. ...
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Windows Hex Viewer/Editor with Map of data & Regex Searching, preferrably Portable

I am trying to find a Windows hex viewer/editor that: Can display the binary/hex contents of a file or drive in a format similar to the way WinMerge gives an overview of the differences between each ...
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Windows application to see clipboard contents (hex/text)

I am looking for a tool (free) that makes it possible to see the clipboard contents in different formats. It would be nice to have a hex editor inside it in order to see the true contents of the ...
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Open files in hex format same as Sublime Text 2

Is there a plugin for eclipse that will show me hex numbers when I open binary files the same way Sublime Text 2 does. I checked EHEP, but it displays them in a weird table, but what I'm looking at a ...
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Hex/binary editor with tagging (highlight a section and store that highlight persistently)

I am looking for a binary editor (Hex editor with binary view) that supports tags – i.e. the ability to highlight a section and store that highlight persistently. tags example (screenshot from WxHex; ...
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Viewing and modifying hex data in file

I want to view and edit hex data of specific files in linux. What would be a good program (open source preferred) which is able to do that and is compatible with most linux distros?
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What is a good hex viewer for Windows?

When I want to view the contents of a hex file, I have used in the past a plugin for Notepad++ called HEX-Editor which is alright but there has to be better. What other free programs can you ...
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