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Free DBeaver Alternatives

The best free alternative to DBeaver is HeidiSQL, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to DBeaver and loads of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to DBeaver are Airtable, MySQL Workbench, dbForge Studio for MySQL and phpMyAdmin.

DBeaver alternatives are mainly Database Managers but may also be Kanban Boards or Spreadsheet Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of DBeaver.
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  1. HeidiSQL is a useful tool designed for web developers using the popular MySQL server, Microsoft SQL databases and PostgreSQL. It enables you to browse and edit data, create and edit tables, views, procedures, triggers and scheduled events.

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    Almost everyone thinks HeidiSQL is a great alternative to DBeaver.

    It's easy to setup, can connect directly to the server. Has a portable option. Can export and import databases in a file and automatically created a ZIP file if needed. Works with MariaDB (my case).

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    He work with MySQL old version too

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    For me is the best DB management app under WIN OS.

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  2. Airtable is the easy but powerful organizational tool that works exactly the way you want. It's as fast and flexible as a spreadsheet, but offers a refreshingly clean, modern way to organize and collaborate on everything.

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    Airtable is an organization tool. DBeaver is a database management tool. Completely different and not comparable.

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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.

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    Most users think MySQL Workbench is a great alternative to DBeaver.
  4. dbForge Studio for MySQL is the universal MySQL and MariaDB client for database management, administration and development. With the help of this intelligent MySQL client the work with data and code has become easier and more convenient.

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    erickkanbers

    dbForge Studio for MySQL has better UI and more helpful features

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    dbForge Studio for MySQL is easier to use, more intuitive, has richer functionality.

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    olivervivaldez

    The best for me in this tool is debugger. Saves a lot of my time and improve quality of my work.

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    alextomsongeek

    Perfect code complection feature and very smart debugger.

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    victoriapobedych

    Super flexible and has a lot of advanced features.

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    philipinderson

    Strong platform for database related tasks

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    liananickendson

    The database administration process became easier and more qualitative.

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    phpMyAdmin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP

    phpMyAdmin is a tool written in PHP intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. Currently it can create and drop databases, create/drop/alter tables, delete/edit/add fields, execute any SQL statement, manage keys on fields.

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    tollishunt

    phpMyAdmin is specifically for managing a MySQL/MariaDB instance. Not comparable. Unless you are looking to only interact with MySQL.

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    not an sql general client

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    LibreOffice - Base

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com

    Base is a full-featured desktop database front end, designed to meet the needs of a broad array of users, for all kinds of usages, such as keeping track of collections of objects,maintaining customer information databases,maintaining student grade and curriculum...

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  7. NocoDB is a feature-rich, open source #NoCode platform that turns any database into a smart spreadsheet similar to Airtable.

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    pgAdmin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted

    pgAdmin is the most popular and feature rich open source administration and development platform for PostgreSQL, the most advanced open source database in the world.

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  9. Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.

    Discontinued

    No releases since 2016. Difficulty with newer OSes cause the app to crash when closing a connection.

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    Most users think Sequel Pro is a great alternative to DBeaver.
  10. SSMS is a software application that is used for configuring, managing, and administering all components within Microsoft SQL Server. It includes both script editors and graphical tools which work with objects and features of the server.

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