hi2txt

...Breaking News: 2016-04-09: v1.7 released with mame 0.172 support (hiscore.dat alternative syntax for new lua plugin)...

What is it?

hi2txt is a utility to convert mame high scores files (hi/nvram) into text files, for easy integration into Arcade cabinet front-end, leaderboard shared among friends, etc.
It is heavily inspired from hitotext utility wrote years ago by Fyrecrypts: huge thanks to him and all related contributors!
If you appreciate the tool, all possible help to support more games and suggest new features, is warmly welcome, or at least a little thank you (contact: hi2txt at free.fr) !

[Documentation] [What's new]

Where can I get it?

Java version, requiring Java 7+: [Download v1.7@20160409 (1012Ko)]

C# version, requiring .NET framework 4.5+: [Download v1.7@20160409.CSharp (1064Ko)]

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How many games are supported?

statistics (full statistics details):
    hiscore.dat 2015-07-01 games: 6240 [done: 2321 (37.0%)]
    mame 0.159 games: 10392 [done: 1966 (18.0%)]

Quick Installation Guide for C# version

Quick Installation Guide for C# version and HyperSpin

How can I contribute?

If you appreciate the tool, all possible help to support more games and suggest new features, is warmly welcome, or at least a little thank you!

Contact: hi2txt at free.fr

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