Jacksum is described as 'free and platform independent software for computing and verifying checksums, CRCs and message digests (known as hash values and fingerprints). "Jacksum" is a synthetic word made of JAva and ChecKSUM'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Jacksum for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is HashCheck Shell Extension, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Jacksum are Hashtab (Free Personal), GtkHash (Free, Open Source), OpenHashTab (Free, Open Source) and RapidCRC Unicode (Free, Open Source).
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