XN Resource Editor

XN Resource Editor is a portable and Free Resource Editor and PE module explorer. This Res Editor (Resource Hacker) is an entirely portable application that can be used to view and edit .RES resource files and .EXE or .DLL PE modules. XN Resource Editor works with Microsoft Windows.

XN Resource Editor in Action

XN Resource Editor

XN Resource Editor is a utility designed to handle the resources within Windows executable files. Resources can include things like icons, images, dialogs, menus, and other elements used by applications. It provides a graphical interface for users to inspect and edit these resources.

Features include:

  • View and Edit Resources: Allows users to view and modify various types of resources embedded in Windows executable files, such as icons, bitmaps, dialogs, strings, and more.
  • Graphical Interface: The tool provides a friendly graphical interface for easy navigation and editing of resources.
  • Import and Export Resources: Users can import and export resources between executable files, enabling the transfer of resources from one application to another.
  • Binary Resource Editing: Supports editing binary resources, which can be crucial for certain applications that include custom binary data.
  • Resource Type Support: It also supports a variety of resource types, including icons, cursors, bitmaps, version information, dialogs, and more.
  • Hex Mode: Includes a hex mode, allowing users to view and edit resources in hexadecimal format.
  • Resource Properties: Users can modify properties of individual resources, such as changing the properties of an icon or altering the text of a dialog.
  • Undo and Redo: Provides undo and redo functionality, allowing users to revert changes if needed.

XN Resource Editor Specs | Official Site | Download

  • Extracted Size: 1.85 MB
  • Authors Website: Project Page
    Project no longer active. Archived link provided.
  • License: Freeware
  • Supported OS: Windows
  • Downloading: You can get this free and portable resource editor here:
    XN Resource Editor Download