How to decompile .exe files Tags: Programming Apps Last response: January 19, 2013 1:28 PM in Applications Share lin lan January 6, 2013 7:07:47 AM Hello, I want to know how anyone can Decompile a .exe file writen in C++ (suppose Dev C++)? More about : decompile exe files Sunius a b L Programming January 6, 2013 7:36:12 AM You can't decompile it to C++ again. Though, you could disassemble it. Not sure if Dev C++ can do that, but I know Visual Studio can do it for sure. m 0 l Scott_D_Bowen January 19, 2013 1:28:58 PM "Yes, but none of them will manage to produce readable enough code to worth the effort. You will spend more time trying to read the decompiled source with assembler blocks inside, than rewriting your old app from scratch." (StackExchange post). - http://www.hex-rays.com/products/ida/index.shtml I used to use a version with a similar name (IDA or IDE strangely enough mirroring another acronym I swear) to decompile DOS executables. Doing the same with a Win32 executable will be a pain in the arse and it would be faster to just re-write the code in a more modern OOP way (eg, using .NET and C#). m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow do i set the default program to open exe files back after i changed it accidentally to notepad Forum Solvedhow to play real money online poker on chromebook? chromebook don't open exe files Forum SolvedHow do i set the default program to open exe files back after i changed it accidentally to notepad ?? Forum EXE Files sizes went down to 522kb . Anyone know how to fix these? Forum How can i deassemble .exe files written in visual studio >? Forum How can I restore my .exe files? Forum SolvedHow to bind a .exe file with .jpeg? Forum SolvedHow can I remove a setup.exe publisher unknown file which keeps trying to install? Forum How to disable exe files windows xp Forum How To Install Exe. Files From CD/DVD w. WINDOWS 7? Forum SolvedHow to make a batch file react to the opening of an .exe file? Forum how to fix rundll32.exe.file Forum i have ubuntu installed. now i want to change to windows. how to do it? exe file wont open on ubuntu. Forum How to open exe files with acer Forum How do I change MSN Messenger so I can send exe files etc? Forum exe files decode how to Forum exe files decode how to Forum Deleted EXE files...how to reinstall? Forum How to decrypt folder and files with cipher.exe Forum How to deploy exe files Forum More resources Read discussions in other Applications categories Graphics Internet Applications Multimedia Office Security CAD Distributed Computing Drivers Enterprise Software Firmware Programming Photoshop Skype Wordpress !