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Show hex output for attributes with hex values button Show Hex Output for Hex Values

Show hex output for attributes with hex values button

This attribute window button changes the display of binary attribute values, or values which data type is Octet String or another hexadecimal format.

 

ASCII output for binary values

As you can see in the screenshot, LEX tries to show binary data as ASCII characters, this is because many directory servers store text data in binary attributes. If you want to see the real binary data in hexadecimal output, you can press the Show hex output for hex values button Show hex output for attributes with hex values button:

Hex output for binary values

You can also switch the display for a single binary attribute row with the context menu (right mouse click) and the option Show Data as Hex Values / Show Data as ASCII String.

Toggle output for single rows

The Show hex output for hex values button is not available if the attribute window is in text output mode.

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