Release notes

Febooti Hex Editor history - detailed information about minor and major versions.

Version 3.7 (release date: September 25, 2015).

Fixed:

  • Hex Editor now works and is fully compatible with Windows 10, both 32 and 64-bit versions.
Version 3.0 (release date: July 18, 2011).

Improved:

  • Installer is now digitally signed with Authenticode which allows verifying the code integrity upon installation of the software.
Version 3.0 (release date: November 11, 2009).

New:

  • Full Unicode support for path and file names.
  • Option to modify value in binary mode by editing current value on bit level.
  • Bookmark feature that allows marking particular addresses in file. Up to 10 global (non file-specific) bookmarks available.

Changed:

  • Installer includes both x86 and x64 versions in a single (.exe or .zip) setup file. Separate 32 and 64-bit versions still available as .msi installers.
  • Hex Editor now requires Microsoft Windows 2000 or higher.
  • Context menu rearranged for easier use.

Improved:

  • Option that allows expanding Hex Editor working area to whole property page.
  • Search now supports finding both next and previous value.
  • New keyboard shortcuts. Most commands now are accessible via keyboard shortcuts.
  • Interface font replaced with more modern one for better appearance.
  • Added High DPI support for Windows Vista and Windows 7 making Hex Editor DPI-aware.
  • High DPI images in Hex Editor footer.
  • Minor visual improvements.

Fixed:

  • Changing working area size while all file contents were selected led to cursor permanently staying as artifact on the bottom of Hex Editor working area.
  • Minor resource leaking bug.
Version 2.1 (release date: November 08, 2008).

Improved:

  • Search feature looks for specified value both in hexadecimal and ascii modes simultaneously.
  • Added Windows Vista extra large icons.
  • Graphical User Interface tweaks.

Fixed:

  • Deleting with Backspace or Del button corrupted last byte of file in most cases.
  • Search bug that returned more values than specified by user.
  • Graphical User Interface minor fixes.
Version 2.0 (release date: October 02, 2006).

New:

  • Hex Editor for Windows XP x64 version available.
  • Installer now compatible with Windows Vista.
  • Introductory tutorial included.
  • Expand working area by pressing F11 while in editing field.
  • Copy file contents as it is displayed in Hex Editor.
  • Copy address range of selected data.

Changed:

  • Characters with decimal value below 32 are displayed as space in ASCII column.
  • Different letters assigned to context menu keyboard shortcuts for more convenience.
  • Windows 95 no more supported.

Fixed:

  • Administrator registry access rights no more necessary.
  • When folder was selected, Hex Editor sometimes displayed Access Denied error message.
  • Minor bugs.
Version 1.0 (release date: November 24, 2004).
Initial public version of a freeware module - a tool for editing file contents both in decimal and hex modes.

Features:

  • Simple interface.
  • Supports standard commands (cut, copy, paste, delete) and selection.
  • Search both within HEX and ASCII content.
  • Supports files up to 2GB.
  • Keyboard shortcuts.
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