Hex Editor - Binary File Editing Software for Windows
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Hex Editor Neo is a highly customizable application. You can customize almost every feature or module. This section describes several basic customization mechanisms.

In addition, other customizable features are described in other sections. This includes:

Editor Window Customization
You can customize the placement and layout of an editor window.
Structure Viewer Settings Page
Structure Viewer allows you to define a list of directories that are used to search for included files. It also allows you to define an association between a structure scheme and file extension.

In addition, most interface windows, especially those that encapsulate a Pattern Window, allow you to change their size. The size is then saved and restored next time you use this window. Most window fields also store the values you entered into them and provide you with a list of last recently used values.

This section describes General Settings, Toolbar Customization and Keyboard Customization.

Settings Window

The Settings window is invoked using the Tools » Settings… command.

Settings Window

The Settings window contains a list of pages on the left. Currently selected configuration page is displayed on the right. The changes you make usually take effect immediately. You can press the OK button to apply and retain changes, or Cancel button to discard all changes you made and close the Settings window.

Settings window is resizable and memorizes its size the next time you open it.

Search settings field can be used to search for a specific setting. The search term you enter is searched for on every settings page. This filters the list of settings pages.

All settings pages are divided into the following categories:

Contains the Themes Settings Page, which allows you to configure colors for all Hex Editor Neo's UI elements.
User Interface
Contains settings pages for Languages, Keyboard and Commands.
Network & Support
Contains Beta Settings Page, Crash Reporting Settings Page and Proxy Settings Page.
Binary Editor

Contains the following settings pages, which allow you to set different settings related either to the Hex Editor Neo in general, or to the editor window behavior specifically:

Structure Viewer
Allows you to configure the Structure Viewer and Structure Editor.
Contains the General Settings Page with application-wide settings and Settings Manager Settings Page, which allows you to manage the location of settings.


Scripts may use the displaySettings method to open the Settings Window, optionally focusing on specific settings page.