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This package was approved as a trusted package on 5/4/2019.

FavBinEdit is a hex editor for windows. FavBinEdit can open any files smoothly.

  • Large file edit (more than 4GB)
  • Many encodings (ASCII, EUC, JIS, SJIS, UCS-2, UCS-4, UTF-7, UTF-8, UTF-16(LE), UTF-16(BE), UTF-32(LE), UTF-32(BE))
  • GREP
  • Customizing keymap and toolbar.

Please Note: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is
out of date by more than a day or two, please contact the maintainer(s) and
let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

To install FavBinEdit, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install favbinedit

To upgrade FavBinEdit, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade favbinedit


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName= 'favbinedit'
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url        = ''
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      unzipLocation = $toolsDir
      fileType      = 'exe'
      url           = $url
      softwareName  = 'FavBinEdit*'
      checksum      = '36bd03880578db7f266e8a803f13ad73909b3ade0bc7f3f0c8e927407f3665cd'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
      validExitCodes= @(0)
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • わびさび


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
FavBinEdit 1.2.3 67 Thursday, November 29, 2018 approved
FavBinEdit 1.2.2 59 Thursday, September 27, 2018 approved
FavBinEdit 1.2.1 151 Tuesday, February 20, 2018 approved
FavBinEdit 1.2.0 233 Thursday, September 28, 2017 approved
FavBinEdit 1.1.9 159 Thursday, August 31, 2017 approved
FavBinEdit 199 Saturday, August 19, 2017 approved
FavBinEdit 227 Monday, May 1, 2017 approved

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