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Easily find and check MD5 hashes in Windows with HashTab

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File Hashes are used to verify the integrity of a file. You can use them to check if a file is intact and not corrupted. Checking MD5 sums might be a daunting task to some, but HashTab is a 100 KB utility for Windows Explorer that makes the job relatively easy.

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Hashtab adds a ‘File Hashes’ tab to Windows Explorer’s File Properties window and displays the MD5, SHA1 and CRC-32 hashes for a file – which you can then use to verify the integrity of a file.

Download HashTab for Windows. I think it’s a handy tool that is a must-have for download junkies.

Written by Killer Tech Tips

May 25th, 2008 at 6:09 pm

  • http://aravindjose.com/blog/ Aravind

    Shankar, I searched for “Easily Check MD5″ and came in here.
    Really, i was looking for something exactly like this which integrates into Windows Explorer rather than lie as a standalone app.

    Thanks !!

  • http://www.shankarganesh.com Shankar Ganesh

    @Aravind: You’re welcome. I’m glad you found it useful.

  • Salah

    Nice!! This is what I am looking for :-)

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