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    How do you open a .hex file?

    What application is necessary?

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    so whatcha' want? bigskymacadam's Avatar
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    what is that? a bios update or something? change the extension to .txt and open with notepad. don't think you'll "see" anything though.

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    is't .hex some mac compression or installation package thingie? or am i thinking of another file extension?
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DannoXYZ
    Whoa. i haen't herad of IDA Pro in a while. that brings back a few fond memories.
    Life is about hanging onto what you think is important and finding out what really is important.
    "Stop Ruining my joke!", "No, a joke implies humor attached at no additional cost"
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    Quote Originally Posted by TexasGuy
    is't .hex some mac compression or installation package thingie? or am i thinking of another file extension?
    Nah, that's BINHEX or .hqx which was similar to UUencode for converting 8-bit binary files into 7-bit text for transmitting across email or usenet newsgroups.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DannoXYZ
    Nah, that's BINHEX or .hqx which was similar to UUencode for converting 8-bit binary files into 7-bit text for transmitting across email or usenet newsgroups.
    I was going to agree....as it sounded familiar to me as some sort of Mac archive file or something, but you are right, hqx is what *I* was thinking of.
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    You need a priest.

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    Quote Originally Posted by slvoid
    You need a priest.
    They are all busy right now. There is an alter-boy convention going on at the moment.
    Quote Originally Posted by coffeecake View Post
    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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