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HxD Alternatives for Linux

HxD is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is wxHexEditor, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to HxD and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to HxD are 010 Editor, wxMEdit, Okteta and MadEdit.

HxD alternatives are mainly Text Editors but may also be Code Editors or Decompilers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of HxD.
This page was last updated May 23, 2022
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

HxD is a carefully designed and fast hex editor which, additionally to raw disk editing and modifying of main memory (RAM),...

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  1. wxHexEditor is an open source cross-platform disk/sector/file hex editor written in C++ with a wxWidgets-based user interface.

    Most users think wxHexEditor is a great alternative to HxD.
  2. 010 Editor

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    010 Editor is a professional text/hex editor designed to edit any file, drive, or process on your machine. Using Binary Templates technology, 010 Editor allows a binary file to be parsed into a data structure that can be understood.



  3. wxMEdit

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    wxMEdit is a cross-platform text and hex editor, derived from MadEdit .

  4. Okteta

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Okteta is a simple editor for the raw data of files. This type of program is also called hex editor or binary editor. The data is displayed in the traditional view with two columns: one with the numeric values and one with the assigned characters.

  5. MadEdit

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Xfce

    MadEdit is an Open-Source and Cross-Platform Text/Hex Editor written in C++ and wxWidgets.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.9, released in February 2009, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.



  6. Binary Ninja

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A reverse engineering platform and GUI.

  7. Ghex

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    GHex - a hex editor for GNOME

    GHex allows the user to load data from any file, view and edit it in either hex or ascii.

    Useful for debugging problems with object code or encodings.

    Also used by kids who cheat at computer games, by adding score or lives to saved games.

  8. Malcat is a feature-rich hexadecimal editor / disassembler / decompiler for reverse engineers and malware analysts. It has support for many file formats and CPUs, can scan for signatures, decrypt/decompress data, diff files and run python scripts.

  9. Kaitai Struct

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Kaitai Struct is a declarative language used for describe various binary data structures, laid out in files or in memory: i.e. binary file formats, network stream packet formats, etc.

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  10. Bless

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Bless is a high quality, full featured hex editor. It is written in mono/Gtk# and its primary platform is GNU/Linux. However it should be able to run without problems on every platform that mono and Gtk# run on.

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