What is the solution to the following puzzle?

by on December 21, 2009

Q: I am trying to figure out a puzzle that specifically requires me to “ask a geek” for help to solve my problem. So here I am. This puzzle says that software developers should not have much of a problem figuring out the answer. All that is given is this:
576F77202D20746861742077617320656173792C20494E
6B6E657720796F7520636F756C6420646F2069742E2034
5468617420776173206A75737420612073696D706C6532
636F6E76657273696F6E2066726F6D20617363696920B0
746F2068657861646563696D616C20616E6420796F7533
6A757374206E656564656420746F207075742069742031
6261636B20636F72726563746C792E20496E207468652E
3830277320616E6420393027732077652077726F746530
617373656D626C792070726F6772616D73207468617437
6D616465206F7572206865616473207370696E2E202035
57652068616420746F206B6E6F772068657820616E6420
686F772062696720626974732C2062797465732C202057
776F7264732C202620646F75626C6520776F7264732037
776572652E2020576520776F756C642077726974652031
636F646520746F2070757368207468697320616E6420B0
706F702074686174202D204C4F4C2E20546F6461792034
617373656D626C7920636F646520697320757365642031
666F722077726974696E6720646576696365202020202E
647269766572732E20486176652066756E20616E642038
72656D656D62657220226765656B732072756C65222E37
48494E543A20496E2041726D7320526561636820202033
48494E543A204C6F6F6B7320446966666572656E742020
4E4F54453A205265686964652049742045786163746C79

Any help that you could provide would be greatly appreciated. Also, I apologize for calling you a geek, but that’s the name of the website!


2 Responses to “What is the solution to the following puzzle?”
  1.  
    Picked as best answer

    You can use this site to convert this hex data to ascii and read the message: http://home2.paulschou.net/tools/xlate/

     
  2.  

    That worked perfectly! Thank you very much. Happy Holidays.