Alternatives to Resource Hacker for Windows with any license

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  • PE Explorer icon

    PE Explorer

    PE Explorer lets you look inside a variety of different 32-bit Windows executable file types, such as EXE, DLL and ActiveX Controls, perform static analysis, reveal a...

    Commercial Windows

  • UniExtract2 icon

    UniExtract2

    Universal Extractor 2 is an unofficial updated and extended version of the original UniExtract by Jared Breland. It brings several hundred changes including...

    Open Source Windows

  • Free Resource Extractor icon

    Free Resource Extractor

    Free Resource Extractor is a free and handy utility to scan all DLL, EXE and OCX files and extract built-in resources like icons, bitmaps, cursors, sounds, AVI videos...

    Free Windows

    • Bundleware The installer contains adwares. Be careful during the installation: http://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
  • Anolis Resourcer icon

    Anolis Resourcer

    Flexible and extensible resource editor for Win32/PE applications under active development. Is "MUI Aware" and supports all the changes made to the resource...

    Open Source Windows

    • Discontinued The program is no longer developed. Last version, 0.9, released on 1st September 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • XN Resource Editor icon

    XN Resource Editor

    XN Resource Editor is a free, powerful, fully featured resource editor and PE module explorer.

    Open Source Windows PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued The project is no longer updated and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 3.0.0.1, released in December 2005, can be still downloaded from an unofficial mirror.
  • ResEdit icon

    ResEdit

    ResEdit is a free resource editor for Windows programs. You can use it if you want to use dialogs, icons, version information or other types of resources. Output files...

    Free Windows

    • Warning It's no longer just a bundleware. Even if you set all not to install it will install a Bitcoin miner malware into Temp (important.exe) with guarding (file.exe) that runs it all the time and loads CPU 100%: https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/30af9df193c11a31bd18ff3e063b4616b6b3e4244e9d91a1fd963bac213bc5c6/analysis/1483114519/ | https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/f03533a5ba02060acc5d89b189a7b170ed376f8ef661cedec68f71ee62a92c5b/analysis/1483114511/
    • Bundleware Full of adware and malware and forces installs
  • Restorator icon

    Restorator

    Restorator is an award-winning utility to edit windows resources in applications and their components, e.g. files with .exe, .dll, .res, .rc, .dcr, extension (see PE...

    Commercial Windows

    • Discontinued The software seems to be no longer updated. Latest version was released in 2007, but it can be still bought from the official website.
  • ResourcesExtract icon

    ResourcesExtract

    ResourcesExtract is a small utility that scans dll/ocx/exe files and extract all resources (bitmaps, icons, cursors, AVI movies, HTML files, and more...) stored in them...

    Free Windows

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    Resource Tuner

    Resource Tuner is a resource editor that lets you view, extract, replace, edit, and delete the embedded resources of executable files: icons, strings, images, sounds...

    Commercial Windows

  • Resource Editor

    The primary focus of the resource editor is RES files with a heavy bias toward the resource types commonly used by Delphi developers, but all common resource file...

    Free Windows

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    DotNetResourcesExtract

    DotNetResourcesExtract is a small utility that scan dll/exe files of .NET applications, and extract all .NET embedded resources (Bitmaps, Gifs, HTML files, and so on)...

    Free Windows

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  • ResEd icon

    ResEd

    ResEd is an editor for resource script files (*.rc) which is also used in RadASM, FbEdit and MasmEd. As every RAD Software product, it makes application development easy...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued Site has been temporarily suspended according to author.
  • PE-bear

    PE-bear is a reversing tool for PE files. Objective: to deliver fast and flexible "first view" tool for malware analysts. Stable and capable to handle...

    Free Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Discontinued per notice on website: https://hshrzd.wordpress.com/pe-bear/