This article is high on the geek scale so it may not be of interest to most readers.
If you need to convert a set of characters to a hash, whether it be MD5, Sha1, NTLM or more, md5decrypter.co.uk has an online tool making it a one step process. In addition the website offers tools to decrypt MD5, NTLM and Sha1 passwords, encrypt text and more.
According to the site their online lookup tool has over 6,878,275,037 unique decrypted NTLM hashes. We mentioned Ophcrack a few articles ago – if the included tables in the free versions of Ophcrack can’t decrypt your hash this site might just be able to help.