Digesec Hashing Utility Alternatives

    Digesec Hashing Utility is described as 'free and easy to use hashing utility which produces the user selected digest (checksum) of any file or text, which can then be used to confirm the'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Digesec Hashing Utility for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, the Web, PortableApps.com and Windows Explorer. The best alternative is HashCheck Shell Extension, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Digesec Hashing Utility are Hashtab (Free Personal), OpenHashTab (Free, Open Source), HashMyFiles (Free) and checksum (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Mar 20, 2020

    • File-integrity verification with CRC-32, MD5, SHA-1, SHA-2 and SHA-3, integrated into Windows file-properties dialog box.

      Discontinued

      Last commit is 2016.

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Windows Explorer
    • Fast and Simple. Users in over 200 countries have downloaded HashTab to use as a simple MD5 checker or for a more advanced file integrity check.
      • Free Personal
      • Windows
      • Windows Explorer


    • OpenHashTab is a shell extension for conveniently calculating and checking file hashes from file properties.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • HashMyFiles is small utility that allows you to calculate the MD5 and SHA1 hashes of one or more files in your system.
      • Free
      • Windows
    • checksum is an easy-to-use, no-nonsense BLAKE2, SHA1 & MD5 hashing program for Windows, capable of creating & verifying hashes of files and folders, even whole drives...
    • CHK is an advanced checksum utility — a simple application designed to help you verify the integrity of your files, find duplicates and much more!.
    • fHash - a file hash calculator for Windows and macOS.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • MD5summer is an application for Microsoft Windows 9x, NT, ME, 2000 and XP which generates and verifies md5 checksums.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Latest version, 1.2.0.11, released in April 2006, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • A fast and easy-to-use calculator that allows to compute message digests, checksums and HMACs for files, as well as for text and hex strings.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.02, released in 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Free
      • Windows
    • MultiHasher is a freeware file hash calculator. No Spyware! No Adware! No Viruses! 100% Freeware! Clean & simple.