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IDA Pro (short for Interactive DisAssembler Professional) is an excellent and extremely powerful decompiler with high efficiency and good interactivity from Belgium. It’s also the best static decompiler at present (we can call it the world’s top-level). Many programmers and more crackers use it and even can’t do without it.
What AppNee wants to emphasize is: on the one hand, as a matter of fact, IDA Pro has become the standard tool for analyzing malicious codes, which also make itself be an important method in the study field of software cracking rapidly. Its pros are more perfect disassembly and deeper analysis than similar tools. Meanwhile, its cons are also clear – IDA is really not easy to use, most of time, you have to start it with some special tutorials (the official tutorials are recommended) or books (The IDA Pro Book is recommended, AppNee will release it as soon); on the other hand, IDA Pro is an indispensable edge tool for software crackers. In short, as an interactive, programmable, extensible and multiple-processor supported analyzing program on Windows or Linux platform, IDA Pro has long been recognized as the best disassembly tool in the software decoding/cracking field.
As the world’s top disassembly tool, IDA Pro was obviously better than W32DASM from France (such as more professional UI, more options, or more advanced features), so that today you can easily download its full version from the Internet. But of course, anyway, in fact, IDA has a lot of same function with W32DASM: quickly reach the designated code position; check the JMP command position used to jump to some specified location; check the reference string; save static assembly, etc.
Eventually, you want to be a professional cracker? Then remember to master one tool – IDA Pro or OllyDbg and one thing – keep learning and trying. That’s all.
// Edition Statement //
There is no keygen, registration code or crack for IDA Pro. Apart from the demo and v5.0 freeware versions, all you can download from the Internet are authorised copies with use licenses. Because all the installation packages are OEM versions, the IDA official site does not provide download for them, and in IDA Pro, you can find any option for registration.
AppNee provides everyone the IDA Pro Advanced Edition v7.0 setup and all decompilers (for x86, x64, ARM and more), v6.8 demo setup, unlock and LAN patches, v6.6 full setup & portable versions (along with SDKs and registration keys), v6.6 repacked version (with all the stuff needed to use IDA, SDK, Patch, Plugin…), and v6.1 portable full registered version for Windows (32-bit & 64-bit) and Mac OS X.
IDA Pro’s two editions:
- Standard Edition – support 30+ kinds of processors
- Advanced Edition -support 50+ kinds of processors
The freeware version of IDA v5.0 has the following limitations:
- no commercial use is allowed
- lacks all features introduced in IDA > v5.0: v5.1, v5.2, v5.3, v5.4, v5.5, v5.6, v5.7, v6.0, v6.1, v6.2, v6.3, v6.4, v6.5,v6.6 v6.7 v6.8…
- lacks support for many processors, file formats, debugging etc.
- comes without technical support
// Related Links //
- Beginner tutorials to the IDA Debugger
- How to use IDA’s tracing features
- Remote debugging with IDA (PDF)
- The Interactive Disassembler Online Manual
- All IDA Official Tutorials
- Supported systems/processors/compilers
- IDA Keyboard Shortcuts cheat sheet (PDF)
- IDA Official Download Center (plugins and more)
- IDA Related Articles on the Web
- Hex-Rays & IDA Pro Resources
// Download URLs //
|Pro Adv Edition||v6.8||Setup||n/a||n/a|
|v7.0||Setup||for Windows||212 MB|
|Setup||for Mac OS X||171 MB|