Format Detector is a handy tool for offline file type detection based on the content of the file. Format Detector supports signature and metadata based format detection of 500+ generic file types.


► Full offline processor with embedded file type database
► Dual signature and metadata based detector
► Support ASCII, Hex, ISO and Unicode
► Fastest Parsing Algorithm Possible
► 100% Managed .NET Code
► Priority Technical Support
► Lifetime Free Updates


► OS: Microsoft Windows XP or Later
► Framework: Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 or Later
► Computer: IBM PC or 100% Compatible
► CPU: Pentium 2 GHz or Faster
► RAM: 512 MB or Higher
► Hard Disk: 100+ MB


► Technical support is available for all free and paid users via email.
► All files are code signed to ensure that software has not been tampered.
► Format Detector is donationware, show your support by donations, reviews or referrals.