Resource Hacker Alternatives

    Resource Hacker is described as '™ is a resource editor for 32bit and 64bit Windows® applications' and is a well-known app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Resource Hacker for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Android, Android Tablet and BSD. The best alternative is Universal Extractor 2, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Resource Hacker are PE Explorer (Paid), Resource Tuner (Paid), ResEdit (Free) and Restorator (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 23, 2020

    • Universal Extractor 2 is an unofficial updated and extended version of the original UniExtract by Jared Breland. It brings several hundred changes including community-wanted ones such as a batch mode, auto-updater and scan-only-functionality. View 23 alternatives to Universal Extractor 2
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
    • PE Explorer is the most feature-packed program for inspecting the inner workings of your own software, and more importantly, third party Windows applications and libraries for which you do not have source code. View 46 alternatives to PE Explorer

      Discontinued

      Not updated for very long time, no 64bit support.

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      • Windows


    • Resource Tuner lets you view, extract, replace, edit, and delete the embedded resources of executable files: icons, strings, images, sounds, dialogs, menus - all that make up the visual part of your Windows programs. View 13 alternatives to Resource Tuner
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      • Windows
    • 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. View 13 alternatives to ResEdit
      Some users think ResEdit is a great alternative to Resource Hacker, some don't.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
    • Restorator is an award-winning utility to edit windows resources in applications and their components, e.g. files with .exe, .dll, .res, .rc, . View 12 alternatives to Restorator

      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      The software seems to be no longer updated.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.

      • Windows
    • Flexible and extensible resource editor for Win32/PE applications under active development. View 13 alternatives to Anolis Resourcer

      Discontinued

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

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
    • XN Resource Editor is a free, powerful, fully featured resource editor and PE module explorer. View 13 alternatives to XN Resource Editor

      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.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
    • InnoExtractor is a powerful application that helps you to unpack Inno Setup installers. View 8 alternatives to InnoExtractor
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
    • ResourcesExtract is a small utility that scans dll/ocx/exe files and extract all resources (bitmaps, icons, cursors, AVI movies, HTML files, and more... View 12 alternatives to ResourcesExtract
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
    • "RisohEditor" is a free resource editor for Win32 development. RisohEditor realized the ideal of resource editor. View 12 alternatives to RisohEditor
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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