Resource Hacker

by Angus Johnson

This has been designed to be the complete resource editing tool

Operating system: Windows

Publisher: Angus Johnson

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Last revision: Last week

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Resource Hacker is a utility for working with resources packaged in executable files. It includes a full set of tools for editing resources: compilation, viewing, decompiling and recompiling resources of 32-bit and 64-bit Windows executable files (*.exe; *.dll; *.scr; *.mui and so on). Resource Hacker can save, add, modify or delete individual resources from these files, as well as create and compile .rs scripts and edit .res files.

For ordinary users Reshacker will be interesting first of all as a convenient program for extracting icons, cursors, pictures from programs and in some cases audio and video files. For programmers, localizers, and people who understand why they need this program, Resource Hacker offers more opportunities, from translating programs into other languages to changing the interface and other functions. The program has a dialog editor and the ability to add new controls from Microsoft CommonControl classes. The utility provides an opportunity to work and compile through the command line using .rc scripts that are similar in style to the "C" language with additional parameters and directives (for example, #DEFINE, #UNDEF, #IF, #ELIF, #ELIF, #ELSE and so on).

- ability to open and view resources packed in executable files;

- When the file is opened, most resources will be displayed as an image or as decompilation text;

- ability to save resources in different formats from text and graphic to binary (.bin);

- possibility to use the built-in editor to change text resources;

- possibility of editing dialog boxes;

- the ability to add new controls;

- the ability to work with the command line;

- scripting support;

- the program is completely free and does not contain advertising;

image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Kyle
Resource Hacker is hands down the best software to edit resource. With Resource Hacker you have the potential to decompile and recompile resources for both 32bit and 64 bit Windows executable files or .exe files. To be able to change contents of a software to suit your needs is ideal for all user types and the best part is you don’t need to be a genius to be able to understand how to modify files. Resource Hacker is definitely a A+ for me!
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Muhammad X.
Resource Hacker is a free resource editing software for Windows operating systems. It is used to create, modify, rename, and delete resources present in Windows executable and resource files. It can also be used to modify, add, and delete icons, cursors, menus, dialogs, and other resources. It supports a wide variety of file formats, including EXE, DLL, RES, ICO, CUR, BMP, and many more.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner George W******l
I have used Resource Hacker software for a few months now, and found it to be a useful and powerful tool. It is a great way to modify the resources within Windows executable files. It's really easy to use and the graphical interface is intuitive. I have been able to edit icon, images and version information quickly and accurately. It also allows you to change menus, dialog boxes, string tables and other resources. The ability to compare and replace resources is also very handy. The only downside I have found is that the search function is not as powerful as I would like it to be.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Rhys P******y
Resource Hacker is a great tool for making minor changes to Windows applications, however I found it a bit tricky to use at times and had some difficulitey understanding how to use it.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Michael I*******q
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Joshua Lynner
Resource Hacker is a free and powerful tool for extracting, modifying, and viewing resources in Windows executable files and DLL libraries. It allows users to edit icons, menus, dialogs, strings, and other resources in applications and customize their appearance and functionality. The software also provides features such as decompiling and compiling resources, searching for resources, and exporting resources to external files. With its easy-to-use interface and extensive functionality, Resource Hacker is a valuable tool for software developers, designers, and enthusiasts.
image/svg+xmlBotttsPablo Stanley Körner Leon T.
Resource Hacker is a powerful tool for editing and modifying resources in Windows applications.
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