TrID is described as 'Allows to detect file type by recognition of binary signatures'. There are six alternatives to TrID for Windows, Linux, Mac, the Web and BSD. The best alternative is file, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like TrID are TrIDNet (Free), Toolsley File Identifier (Free), FileCHK (Free, Open Source) and HexBrowser (Free).
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- TRIDNet is the GUI version of TrID, probably more practical to use than the CLI version, especially for those not very familiar with the command line prompt. View 6 alternatives to TrIDNet
TrIDNet v1.95 - 26/01/16. As from 2021 Feb it does work fine on Windows 10
- Free • Proprietary