MD5 & SHA Checksum Utility

MD5 & SHA Checksum Utility is a tool that allows you to generate CRC32, MD5, SHA-1, SHA-256, SHA-384 and SHA-512 hashes of single or multiple files. You can also verify hashes with the matching file to ensure the file integrity is correct.

You may click on the Browse button to select a file/folder to generate hashes. Alternatively, you may also drag and drop or do a right-click on any file/folder to generate hashes. The generated hashes can be copied to clipboard or saved as CSV/HTML/TXT file.

File Panel
File Panel

Folder Panel
File Panel

Feature Free Pro
MD5, SHA-1, SHA-256 & SHA-512 tick tick
CRC32 & SHA-384 cross tick
Copy to Clipboard tick tick
Drag and Drop tick tick
Verify Hash tick tick
Hash Multiples Files from Folders and Subfolders cross tick
Export Report as CSV/HTML/TXT file cross tick
Windows Explorer Context Menu Integration cross tick
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Instruction to Generate hash

  1. Tick on the hashes that you want to generate
  2. Drag and drop a file into the program or use the Browse button to select a File
  3. Selected hashes will be generated
  4. Click on Copy All button if you want to copy all the selected hashes to clipboard (Useful for sharing hash with people)

Instruction to Verify hash

  1. Download a software that provides MD5, SHA-1 & SHA-256 hash
  2. Copy one of the hashes to clipboard (Ctrl + C)
  3. Drag and drop the downloaded file into the program or use the Browse button to select the downloaded file
  4. Selected hashes will be generated
  5. Click on the Paste button
  6. Click on the Verify button and the result will be displayed in a message box

You can try generate hash for this software and verify with one of the the checksum below.

Checksums for MD5 & SHA Checksum Utility 2.1 (Free)

MD5 Checksum: 2D423B85E6684956B817E6C7E36BE3DC
SHA-1 Checksum: 4B70B5213249014C3785460720B81B5F9BEABEC3
SHA-256 Checksum: D3D6F3597AEBA37312F61E59BA465E57B19140CC9A4517C7F9C49461F1D0A4BB
SHA-512 Checksum (double-click below in order to select and copy full checksum): 53914AFA0E66C50BBD12D9FFB7833FD5094FA10735D8700BFF9CD87C2A7EB478D6715B34EAE4F53652F0E48EC3526C51C431C08ACF4EC70E8DD5FCD5FA84C129

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  • 1. Roger. D  |  May 2, 2023 at 2:03 pm

    Bonjour Raymond,
    Ci-dessous le message envoyé à mais apparemment, il n’y a pas moyen de sortir de ce problème, sur la page d’accueil de Paypal, il n’y a rien pour payer par carte bancaire, sur la page anglaise, dans le bas il y aurait soi-disant un “bouton” pour ça, mais je ne l’ai pas, ni sur la page en français, comment faire ? Merci.
    Note : Pas de bloqueur de publicité activé, essayé aussi avec anti-Virus désactivé, et c’est pareil.

    Mon 1èr message :
    Je suis d’accord pour acheter votre outil que je trouve bien fait, “Bravo” seulement, je n’ai pas de compte Paypal et ne veux pas m’en servir, je souhaite payer par carte bancaire, comment procéder, merci

    • 2. Raymond  |  May 2, 2023 at 8:28 pm

      Hi Roger,

      I have responded to your email.


      • 3. Roger. D  |  May 3, 2023 at 2:16 pm

        Bonjour Raymond,
        Ça va, c’est bon, j’ai fini par trouver le bon chemin pour payer par carte, j’ai donc acheté la version Pro, mais comment faire pour la mettre en Français ? Merci

        Hello Raymond,
        It’s fine, I finally found the right way to pay by card, so I bought the Pro version, but how to put it in French? THANKS

        • 4. Raymond  |  May 3, 2023 at 2:18 pm

          Hi Roger,

          Great and thank you!


          • 5. Roger. D  |  May 3, 2023 at 3:07 pm

            Merci pour le remerciement, mais bien que ça ne soit pas indispensable, y a t’il moyen de mettre l’application en Français (je l’ai demandé plus haut ) et pour les futures mises à jour, comment ça marche ? merci.

            Thank you for the thank you, but although it is not essential, is there a way to put the application in French (I asked for it above) and for future updates, how does it work? THANKS.

          • 6. Raymond  |  May 3, 2023 at 3:20 pm

            Hi Roger,

            I do not have any plan to roll out French or other languages for the application.
            I also do not have any plan for the future updates as well.


          • 7. Roger. D  |  May 5, 2023 at 2:53 pm

            Vendredi 05.05.23.
            (Désolé pour ce rappel)

            Bonjour Raymond,
            Dans votre dernière réponse, vous précisez ceci ::
            Je n’ai pas l’intention de déployer le français ou d’autres langues pour l’application.
            Je n’ai pas non plus de plan pour les futures mises à jour.

            Pour le français absent, ça n”est pas bien grave car l’application est facile d’utilisation, bien que pour la version payante, ça aurait quand même été apprécié, j’ai acheté votre version Pro en toute confiance, je pensais qu’il y aurait eu le choix pour le Français.

            Concernant les mises à jour, j’ai peut être mal posé ma question, je voulais simplement savoir où chercher pour trouver une éventuelle nouvelle version, voilà, merci.

            Friday 05.05.23.
            (Sorry for this reminder)

            Hello Raymond,
            In your last answer, you specify this:
            I do not intend to deploy French or other languages ​​for the application.
            I also don’t have any plans for future updates.

            For the absent French, it does not matter because the application is easy to use, although for the paid version, it would have been appreciated anyway, I bought your Pro version with confidence, I thought that there would have been a choice for the Frenchman.

            Regarding updates, I may have asked my question badly, I just wanted to know where to look to find a possible new version, there you go, thank you.

          • 8. Raymond  |  May 6, 2023 at 12:47 am

            Hi Roger,

            In case if there is a new version, it will be updated in this page as well.


  • 9. Monica Elkjær Tychsen  |  April 3, 2023 at 10:37 pm

    I paid for the Pro version, but didn’t get an e-mail og a download file. Please contact me.

    • 10. Raymond  |  April 3, 2023 at 11:23 pm

      Hi Monica,

      Please help to check the junk/spam folder as well.
      If you still did not receive it, please contact


      • 11. Monica Elkjær Tychsen  |  April 4, 2023 at 2:46 pm

        I can’t see anything in my spam folder. Could you tell me sender mail address?

        • 12. Raymond  |  April 5, 2023 at 12:38 am

          Hi Monica,

          Sender address is
          I tried to resend you again, please check.


          • 13.  |  April 5, 2023 at 4:28 pm

            Thanks, Raymond. Now I got the e-mail.

          • 14. Raymond  |  April 6, 2023 at 1:46 am

            Hi Monica,



  • 15. Rad  |  February 12, 2023 at 3:01 pm

    Hi Raylin,
    Thanks for the great software. I’ve been searching for a tool like this and finally came across yours. I bought the pro version since I needed the folder option. However, there is no option to compare the folders or to generate the hash and compare them with a different folder. This will be extremely useful for people who need to compare folder sets / backups from the generated hashes.

    Is it possible to add the feature to compare the hash generated against a folder?

    Kind Regards,

    • 16. Raymond  |  February 12, 2023 at 11:08 pm

      Hi Rad,

      Thanks for the support and feedback.

      Currently, for comparison, we can export the generated hashes file and use other free tools which are able to do comparison and highlight the differences. Some examples are Diff Checker (Online), Notepad++ (For Windows OS) & FileMerge (For Mac OS).


  • 17. johnsageek  |  November 23, 2022 at 1:10 am

    Been using the utility for a while now. Just upgraded to pro. Keep up the good work

    • 18. Raymond  |  November 23, 2022 at 1:12 am

      Hi johnsageek,

      Thanks for the support.


  • 19. pelletier  |  September 19, 2022 at 1:29 am

    Hi Raymond,
    I’ve an error message just after when à clic on the right button “copy”
    My OS win 10
    Thanks for help

    • 20. Raymond  |  September 19, 2022 at 1:47 am

      Hi pelletier,

      May I know what is the error message and can you provide a screenshot?

      You may reach out to for support


  • 21. Andrew  |  September 7, 2022 at 7:20 pm

    An exe?! For a ubuntu download?!!!

    • 22. Raymond  |  September 8, 2022 at 12:53 am

      Hi Andrew,

      Thanks for sharing the method for Linux/Ubuntu Operating System.


  • 23. Daniel  |  September 7, 2022 at 10:51 am

    Great software to compute MD5 checksum !
    there is an easier way: online checksum tools , what need is just your browser(chrome).

    • 24. Raymond  |  September 8, 2022 at 12:51 am

      Hi Daniel,

      Thanks for your comment and sharing the online tool for MD5 hash.
      My program can support more type of hashes without the need of an internet connection.


  • 25. Rick  |  September 5, 2022 at 3:44 am

    Hi Raymond,

    Great program, I decided to go pro. Quick question that you’ve made already answered. How do I check the HASH/MD5 for an entire directory of files? I haven’t been able to figure that out.


    • 26. Raymond  |  September 6, 2022 at 12:08 am

      Hi Rick,

      In the Pro version, there is a Folder tab where you can generate the hash for the entire directory and subdirectories.


      • 27. Rick  |  September 6, 2022 at 12:18 am

        Hi Raymond,

        Yes, I’ve been using that feature and then saving off the has as an Excel or HTML. How do I check the hash for the directory, if I’m moving the entire file directory to a removebale drive or network drive. How do I get each invidivual files Hash checked to ensure it was copied correctly?


        • 28. Raymond  |  September 6, 2022 at 12:25 am

          Hi Rick,

          You may refer to this comment here.

          MD5 & SHA Checksum Utility

          Richard Howard | January 21, 2017 at 12:03 pm

          Hashing files is great, but I need to check that I have copied folders from one external drive to another. Just too many files to individually check.
          Can I either get a hash for a whole folder or is there a way to compare hashes from the .csv lists of individual file hashes.


          2. Raymond | January 21, 2017 at 11:56 pm

          Hi Richard,

          Yes, you can get a hash for a whole folder using MD5 & SHA Checksum Utility Pro version.

          For comparison, there are free tools which are able to do comparison and highlight the differences. Some examples are Diff Checker (Online), Notepad++ (For Windows OS) & FileMerge (For Mac OS).


          • 29. Rick  |  September 6, 2022 at 12:52 am

            Thanks, I had a feeling that functionality was missing in this app. Maybe consider it for a future interation. It’s very cumbersome to have to create hashs for thousands of files (which can take many hours) twice (once on the source and then on copied drive), then run a dif on the 2 files. Thanks again for the response

          • 30. Raymond  |  September 6, 2022 at 12:56 am

            Hi Rick,

            Noted and thanks for your feedback.


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