Software

The following table lists all of my software, which can be downloaded. Some of it is freeware (can be used and redistributed freely), some of it is shareware (requires a license-key to enable all features).


Software updates

Windows Vista and later: this page now lists the compatibility for each program. Some of them are affected by changes in Windows Vista and do not run properly on this system. Known compatibility issues and planned fixes are listed in the corresponding section.

Whats new? the following programs have been updated to fully support Windows Vista: RSS You can subscribe my RSS feed to keep informed about new software and updates.

Disk-Manager
Description: manages disk-images for PCs and MSX-emulations.
Details: IMPORTANT: before installing Disk-Manager v0.12 or later unregister a previously installed version.
Further information
License: freeware
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Language: english
Start: launch "Disk-Manager" from the startmenu folder "Programs > Lex Lechz".
Compatibility:
NWindows 951 YWindows 98(SE)2 YWindows ME2  
NWindows NT 4.01 YWindows 20002 YWindows XP
YWindows Vista (32bit)1 YWindows Vista (64bit)1
YWindows 7 (32bit)1 YWindows 7 (64bit)1
YWindows 8 (32bit)1 YWindows 8 (64bit)1
YWindows 10 (32bit)1 YWindows 10 (64bit)1
1 = Disk-Manager v0.11 is the last version that supports Windows 95 and Windows NT 4.0
2 = the Installer supports Windows XP and later. Earlier Windows versions may not support all filetype-associations.
Support: supported.
Download: DownloadDisk-Manager installer (454KB)
 
Kabbala
Description: Numerology program.
Details: Separate books about numerology are recommended.
License: freeware
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Language: english, german
Start: the program is intended for use "as-is" and does not have an installer.
Compatibility:
YWindows 95 YWindows 98(SE) YWindows ME  
YWindows NT 4.0 YWindows 2000 YWindows XP
YWindows Vista (32bit) YWindows Vista (64bit)
YWindows 7 (32bit) YWindows 7 (64bit)
YWindows 8 (32bit) YWindows 8 (64bit)
YWindows 10 (32bit) YWindows 10 (64bit)
Support: a minor update for Windows Vista and Windows 7 is planned.
Download: DownloadNumerology program (11KB)
 
MSX-Viewer
Description: Viewer for MSX screen 8 and screen 12 pictures.
Details: click here
License: freeware
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Language: english
Start: open MSX pictures by right-clicking them in the Windows Explorer, select "Open With" and choose "MSX Screen ?? converter/viewer".
Compatibility:
YWindows 951 YWindows 98(SE)1 YWindows ME1  
YWindows NT 4.01 YWindows 20001 YWindows XP
YWindows Vista (32bit) YWindows Vista (64bit)
YWindows 7 (32bit) YWindows 7 (64bit)
YWindows 8 (32bit) YWindows 8 (64bit)
YWindows 10 (32bit) YWindows 10 (64bit)
1 = the Installer supports Windows XP and later. Earlier Windows versions do not support the filetype-associations.
Support: supported.
Download: DownloadMSX-Viewer installer (76KB)
DownloadExamples (140KB)
DownloadC-Source (30KB)
 
RuMSX
Description: MSX-emulation
Details: IMPORTANT: before installing RuMSX v0.41 or later uninstall a previously installed version.
Further information
License: freeware
Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com
Language: english, german, japanese
partially: arabic, dutch, french, italian, portugese, russian, spanish
Start: launch "RuMSX" from the startmenu folder "Programs > Lex Lechz > RuMSX".
Compatibility:
NWindows 951 YWindows 98(SE)2 YWindows ME2  
YWindows NT 4.01 YWindows 20002 YWindows XP
YWindows Vista (32bit) YWindows Vista (64bit)
YWindows 7 (32bit) YWindows 7 (64bit)
YWindows 8 (32bit) YWindows 8 (64bit)
YWindows 10 (32bit) YWindows 10 (64bit)
1 = RuMSX v0.40 is the last version that supports Windows 95 and Windows NT 4.0
2 = the Installer supports Windows XP and later. Earlier Windows versions may not support all filetype-associations.
Support: supported.
Download: DownloadRuMSX installer (7.83MB)

Important:
Since V0.29 RuMSX supports the "My MSX" folder. This feature is disabled by default, but can be used since Windows 98 and above. It can be enabled depending on custom requirements and it is strongly recommended to be enabled in multi-user environments, Windows Vista and later versions!
To configure this feature the "My MSX" folder setup need to be downloaded separately. For more details refer to My MSX.

If you are interested in performing translations please follow the link to the chapter "Source-code & translations".
 
My MSX
Description: Configures a "My MSX" folder for use with RuMSX and other programs.
Details: click here
License: freeware
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Language: english
Start: launch "My MSX" from the startmenu folder "Programs > My MSX".
Compatibility:
YWindows 95 YWindows 98(SE) YWindows ME  
YWindows NT 4.0 YWindows 2000 YWindows XP
YWindows Vista (32bit) YWindows Vista (64bit)1
YWindows 7 (32bit) YWindows 7 (64bit)1
YWindows 8 (32bit) YWindows 8 (64bit)1
YWindows 10 (32bit) YWindows 10 (64bit)1
1 = only 32bit programs can be configured, native 64bit programs are not supported yet.
Support: supported.
Download: Download"My MSX" folder setup, incl. specification V1.1 (146KB)
DownloadC-Source (113KB)
 
Eastern
Description: Calculation of the easter date.
Details: This program was initially created by Franz Bachler (for DOS) and ported to Windows by Lex Lechz.
Eastern v1.2 is an update from Franz Bachler, which fixes a calculation error for 1954 and increases the number of available years significantly.
License: freeware
Buy me a coffee at ko-fi.com
Language: english, german
Start: the program is intended for use "as-is" and does not have an installer.
Compatibility:
YWindows 95 YWindows 98(SE) YWindows ME  
YWindows NT 4.0 YWindows 2000 YWindows XP
YWindows Vista (32bit) YWindows Vista (64bit)
YWindows 7 (32bit) YWindows 7 (64bit)
YWindows 8 (32bit) YWindows 8 (64bit)
YWindows 10 (32bit) YWindows 10 (64bit)
Support: supported.
Download: DownloadEastern, v1.2 (14KB) or
DownloadEastern, v1.4 by Franz Bachler
 
Hologram
Description: creates random-dot stereograms.
Details: click here
License: shareware
Because this version is outdated no licenses are currently being sold.
Download of this software for evaluation purposes is still possible.
Language: english
Start: launch "Hologram" from the startmenu folder "Programs > Hologram".
Compatibility:
YWindows 95 YWindows 98(SE) YWindows ME  
YWindows NT 4.0 YWindows 2000 YWindows XP1
YWindows Vista (32bit)2 YWindows Vista (64bit)3
YWindows 7 (32bit)2 YWindows 7 (64bit)3
YWindows 8 (32bit)2 YWindows 8 (64bit)3
YWindows 10 (32bit)2 YWindows 10 (64bit)3
1 = The Windows XP/Vista/7/8 "look & feel" is currently not supported.
2 = The tutorial and help does not work on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10.
3 = The installer does for work on 64bit systems.
Support: an updated version with full support of Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 is planned.
Download: DownloadDisk 1 to 3 (3209KB)
 
XComp
Description: Command line utility to find files with different names but same contents.
Details: Useful after download of files with different name but "similar" contents.
License: freeware
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Language: english
Start: the program is intended for use "as-is" and does not have an installer.
Compatibility:
YWindows 95 YWindows 98(SE) YWindows ME  
YWindows NT 4.0 YWindows 2000 YWindows XP
YWindows Vista (32bit) YWindows Vista (64bit)
YWindows 7 (32bit) YWindows 7 (64bit)
YWindows 8 (32bit) YWindows 8 (64bit)
YWindows 10 (32bit) YWindows 10 (64bit)
Note: The command-line-utility is intended for use "as-is" and does not have an installer.
Support: unsupported.
Download: DownloadExtended filecompare (10KB)