winMd5Sum Portable 22.214.171.124 Revision 4 (file hash calculation and comparison) Released
Submitted by John T. Haller on June 26, 2012 - 4:39pm
winMd5Sum Portable 126.96.36.199 Revision 4 has been released. It's a simple MD5 sum checker that allows you to check and compare the md5 sums of files to verify them. This release has an improved installer and supports the platform's upcoming shell features. It's packaged in PortableApps.com Format so it can easily integrate with the PortableApps.com Platform. And it's open source and completely free.
winMd5Sum Portable makes it easy to verify that the files you download are unaltered when on the go. Simply drag and drop a file to the window and it will calculate the Md5 sum in seconds. You can even copy and paste the published md5 sum into the compare box to quickly compare it. PortableApps.com publishes the md5 sums for all its apps, so you can easily ensure that you have the real deal.
What's an MD5 Sum? An MD5 sum is a cryptographic hash used to verify the integrity of files. So, when you download a file, you can check what the publisher says the MD5 sum is and compare it to the MD5 sum of the file you have. More about MD5...
PortableApps.com Installer / PortableApps.com Format
winMd5Sum Portable is packaged in a PortableApps.com Installer so it will automatically detect an existing PortableApps.com installation when your drive is plugged in. And it's in PortableApps.com Format, so it automatically works with the PortableApps.com Platform including the Menu and Backup Utility.
winMd5Sum Portable is available for immediate download from the winMd5Sum Portable homepage. Get it today!