Waf File Hash Generator Portable3.1.0.450

187 KB   829 downloads
100% FREE Ms-PL    
Generates SHA1, SHA256, SHA512 and MD5 checksums for one or more files, and compare two hashes to find out whether they are identical or not

editor's review





Designed as the portable twin of Waf File Hash Generator, this is a simple and powerful tool, the type that should be kept on any user's computer, especially since it's small-sized. It can calculate the SHA1, SHA256, SHA512 and MD5 checksum of any file, regardess of its format.

Zero-installation tool

Since there is no setup file included, Waf File Hash Generator can be saved to any part of the hard drive and immediately launched without worrying about any third-party components. You can also save it to a pen drive or other removable storage unit, in order to launch it on any PC with minimum effort and no previous installers.

Clear-cut UI for fast checksum calculation

The user-friendly interface consists of a large window with a minimalistic and elegant layout, where you can indicate files via the file browser or drag-and-drop support.

All signatures are instantly calculated by Waf File Hash Generator, so all you have to do is navigate to SHA512, SHA256, SHA1 or MD5 to view the hash. What's more, you can paste a second checksum to find out whether the two are identical or not, as well as copy it to the Clipboard. There are no other notable options provided by this piece of software.

Evaluation and conclusion

The signatures are instantly shown in the main window. As expected, the program runs on a minimal amount of CPU and RAM, so it doesn't interfere with your regular activity on the PC. Our tests have not revealed any errors, and the tool did not hang or crash.

There are a lot of complex applications for checksum computation out there but sometimes you just need something that does its job quickly and does not contain complicated settings. In this regard, Waf File Hash Generator delivers.

Waf File Hash Generator Portable was reviewed by Elena Opris
Last updated on December 13th, 2014
Waf File Hash Generator Portable - Waf File Hash Generator Portable will create and compare hash values for any file you select.