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DB Designer Alternatives for Mac

DB Designer is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is MySQL Workbench, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to DB Designer and 17 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to DB Designer are pgModeler, DbSchema, DbVisualizer and SQL Power Architect.

DB Designer alternatives are mainly Database Managers but may also be UML Modeling Tools or Team Collaboration Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of DB Designer.
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    MySQL Workbench

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    MySQL Workbench is a unified visual tool for database architects, developers, and DBAs. MySQL Workbench provides data modeling, SQL development, and comprehensive administration tools for server configuration, user administration, and much more.

    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingMySQL Workbench can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
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    Most users think MySQL Workbench is a great alternative to DB Designer.
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    pgModeler

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    pgModeler - PostgreSQL Database Modeler - is an open-source data modeling tool designed for PostgreSQL. No more typing DDL commands. Let pgModeler do the work for you!

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  3. DbSchema is a visual database design & management tool. It can connect to any SQL, NoSQL or Cloud database via JDBC drivers. The tool includes features such as Relational Data Browse, Visual Query Builder, Interactive Layouts, Data Generator and more.

    ⚫︎ Works OfflineDbSchema can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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    DbVisualizer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
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    DbVisualizer is the Universal database tool for developers, analysts and DBAs. It runs on all major OS'es and connects to all major databases and JDBC drivers.

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    SQL Power Architect

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
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    The SQL Power Architect data modeling tool was created by data warehouse designers and has many unique features geared specifically for the data warehouse architect.

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    Discontinued

    It was last updated in 2014.

    OLAP Schema Editor


  6. Quick DBD is a free online web-based application for making database diagrams quickly. Quick DBD lets you create a database diagram by typing the schema.

    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in QuickDBD simultaneously.
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    SQL Developer Data Modeler

    • FreeProprietary
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    Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler is a free graphical tool that simplifies data modeling tasks. Using Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler users can create, browse and edit, logical, relational, physical, multi-dimensional, and data type models.

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    Navicat Data Modeler

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Navicat Data Modeler is a powerful and cost-effective database design tool which helps you build high-quality logical and physical data models.

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  9. Moon Modeler is a schema design and database modeling tool for various databases.

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    Aqua Data Studio

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    Aqua Data Studio is productivity software for Database Developers, DBAs, and Analysts. It allows you to develop, access, manage, and visually analyze data.

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