This function lets you check the integrity/readability of your files, which is especially useful with less reliable media like DVD and flash drives.
- Create a file list with files that require testing.
- Click the Test button to read all files from the disk and generate checksums.
- Click the Export button to save the checksum file in the source directory.
To change from default MD5 to another hash method, click on the MD5 button to switch to the Options page. To save this permanently, click on Save as default button.
MD5 is the most commonly used method, use it if you want to pass .md5 files to other people or applications.