How to open a file with .hex extension?

File Type : Source code and script files
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .hex file

Searching for the right program to open .hex files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .hex file extension?

The .HEX file extension is used for hexadecimal source files. These files contain the settings and configuration information that has been saved in the hexadecimal file format. Files that are saved in the HEX file format can be stored in text or binary format. Important: Binary files can only be opened with hex-editing programs while the text-based hex files can be opened and edited with a text editor.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open hexfiles:

  • Heaventools FlexHex
  • Hex Workshop Hex Editor
  • Cygnus Hex Editor
  • HHD Hex Editor
  • HexEdit
  • HexEditor