EXE 64bit Detector : Free Command-line Tool to Detect if the file is 32-bit or 64-bit Executable (exe/dll)
EXE 64bit Detector
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EXE 64bit Detector is the simple command-line tool to find if the file is 32-bit or 64-bit Executable. You can specify any valid PE file like EXE, DLL, OCX etc.

Often there is a need to know if the particular executable file is 32-bit or 64-bit. Also there is no easy or direct way to find this out by just looking at the file. In such cases 'EXE 64bit Detector' will make your job easier by quickly telling you if the file is 32-bit or 64-bit one.

In addition to this, it also displays following properties of Executable file,

  • ASLR (Address space layout randomization)
  • DEP (Data Execution Prevention)
  • SEH (Structured Exception Handling)

Being a command-line tool makes it easy to use on remote systems and also automate through scripts

EXE 64bit Detector works on both 32-bit & 64-bit platforms starting from Windows XP to Windows 10.

How to use?
EXE 64bit Detector is very easy to use tool. Since it is command-line/console based tool, you have to launch it from the command prompt (cmd.exe).

Here is the simple usage information

Exe64bitDetector -f <file_path>
Here are the examples
// Detects if the EXE file is 32-bit or 64-bit
Exe64bitDetector.exe -f 'c:\windows\calc.exe'
// Detects if the DLL file is 32-bit or 64-bit
Exe64bitDetector.exe -f 'c:\mytest.dll'
//Show this help screen
Exe64bitDetector.exe -h
Here is the screenshot of EXE 64bit Detector checking the EXE file for 32-bit or 64-bit.
Exe64bitDetector in Action
Release History
Version 2.1: 27th Aug 2016
Fixed 'access denied' bug on Windows XP.
Version 2.0: 11th Jul 2016
Mega 2016 edition with support for Windows 10 version.
Version 1.0: 24th May 2013
First public release of Exe64bitDetector
FREE Download EXE 64bit Detector v2.1

License  : Freeware
Platform : Windows XP, 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10

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