ThexEditor 0.75



ThexEditor is a simple hex editor for binary files, supporting multiple documents

Full description

To see ThexEditor in action you can start it through Java Webstart
THexEditor is an application written around the Thex component which is used to edit and show binary documents as a hexidecimal and (optionally) ascii representation.

This is the first (beta) release. If you find any problems please report them through track or mail me at


  • Multi document interface
  • Find (single or multiple) of both ascci and hex queries
namedatezipzip (source)tar.gztar.gz (source)

Note: If you want to make a quick start download the .zip or .tar.gz file. It includes the compiled jar and possible dependencies. The sources contains the sources for this specific project and the compiled libraries listed as dependencies.



java 1.5+

Used components

Used libraries


To Do

Known Issues

  • Graphics and Icons for this application
  • User documentation and online help
  • Plugin interface
  • Possibility to use 'bookmarks' in a document

Using ThexEditor

How to use

The application can just be started by starting the jar-file, either through the operating system or from the command line: java -jar ThexEditor.jar From the commandline you can also open files directly java -jar ThexEditor.jar [file1] .. [fileN]

You can also start it through Java Webstart


ThexEditor 0.75 Beta

  • First public release