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by Pequi
26 Sep 2016 02:56
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Fixed: HxD v 2.0.0.0: Hex replace does not accept empty replace pattern
Replies: 6
Views: 3035

Re: HxD v 2.0.0.0: Hex replace does not accept empty replace pattern

Yes, that's exactly the problem. As a practical example, when you try to download a file you often get a small downloader, which is usually adware ridden. So I would open the executable in HxD, find (if not encrypted) and copy the REAL download URL, which is usually in Unicode, open a new file in Hx...
by Pequi
22 Sep 2016 05:07
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Fixed: HxD v 2.0.0.0: Hex replace does not accept empty replace pattern
Replies: 6
Views: 3035

Re: HxD v 2.0.0.0: Hex replace does not accept empty replace pattern

This worked in the old version:
50 00 65 00 71 00 75 00 69 00
would become
50 65 71 75 69
by Pequi
21 Sep 2016 01:19
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Fixed: HxD v 2.0.0.0: Hex replace does not accept empty replace pattern
Replies: 6
Views: 3035

Fixed: HxD v 2.0.0.0: Hex replace does not accept empty replace pattern

If I open a binary file and wanted to convert an unicode string to "normal" text, I would select it, paste it into a new file, then CTRL-R, choose "HEX" and type in 00 in "search for" and leave the "replace with" box clear. I'd get a warning that the file size would change, click OK, and have a stri...