Monday, February 11, 2019

Cheat Engine Portable, a powerful and feature-rich program designed primarily for cheating in games!
"PC gamers will love Cheat Engine. Anyone who looks for cheats to all the current games will find them faster in the free CheatBook, whose author makes a monthly update available to download." —
"Useful for hacking games." —TheMilkMan12321 (a user), (March 23, 2015)
"No viruses whatsoever. May give off a false positive though." —nofox16,
Read before download: Cheat engine is for educational purposes only. Before you attach Cheat Engine to a process, please make sure that you are not violating the EULA/TOS of the specific game/application.
*** does not condone the illegal use of Cheat Engine ***

Size: 46.9 MB (49,192,960 bytes) Packed Size: 9.81 MB (10,289,152 bytes)
MD5: 76872E5645CFB6E6DF227001204D21A8

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DIY/Do It Yourself: Upgrade to the Latest Release

Requirements 7-Zip, NPP/Notepad++ or other text editor, Launcher Generator/PAL, Installer/PAI.

  1. Get the latest portable app. template, and extract the content with 7-Zip.
  2. Get the latest Cheat Engine release.
  3. Put it in the same folder as the extracted template, in our example C:\0TEST, then extract the installer by following this guide.
  4. Move these files from the extracted embedded folder to {app} folder:
    • InfoAfter.txt,
    • License.txt
  5. Move {app} folder to C:\0TEST\CheatEnginePortable\App folder then rename it to CheatEngine, Move and rename {app} folder...
  6. Go to App\CheatEngine folder and delete Cheat Engine.exe.
  7. Go to App\CheatEngine\badassets folder and rename scoreboard,1.png to scoreboard.png.
  8. Browse to CheatEnginePortable\App\AppInfo and open appinfo.ini file with NPP. Replace the [Version] section with the latest version number. Make sure the PackageVersion entry is in 4 place digit, eg. not just 6.8.3,
     DisplayVersion=6.8.3 (32/64 bit)
  9. Run PAL, paste the template folder address C:\0TEST\CheatEnginePortable, and click Go—a new launcher will be created, Create new launcher
  10. Test the new launchers by following this guide.
  11. When all is OK, then delete the CheatEnginePortable\Data folder and run PAI, paste the package folder address C:\0TEST\CheatEnginePortable, and click Go—to create the installer package. Create installer
  12. Use the installer package to upgrade your portable application. Don't forget to at least backup your Data folder before any upgrade :)
  13. If you find any changes that's not handled by the launcher, consult the PAL help file to modify the launcher yourself or ask for our paid upgrade support.
Quick and Dirty Update
  1. Make sure you exit Cheat Engine portable cleanly—check that no PortableApps.comLauncherRuntimeData-CheatEnginePortable.ini file in the Data folder.
  2. Get the latest Cheat Engine release.
  3. Delete App\CheatEngine folder.
  4. Do as step 3-7 above.
  5. Done.

Portability Notes

  • Cheat Engine stores its settings in Windows registry and writes to data folders while running.
  • Make sure it exits cleanly before plugging out your thumbdrive.

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