Free DBeaver Alternatives

    The best free alternative to DBeaver is HeidiSQL, which is both free and 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 MySQL Workbench (Free, Open Source), phpMyAdmin (Free, Open Source), pgAdmin (Free, Open Source) and Sequel Pro (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 17, 2021

    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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      HeidiSQL vs DBeaver opinions
      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).
      Positive comment 7 months ago

      He work with MySQL old version too
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

      For me is the best DB management app under WIN OS.
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

    2. 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.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Online
      • 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.
      phpMyAdmin vs DBeaver opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      not an sql general client
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

    3. 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.
    4. FULL MYSQL SUPPORT Sequel Pro is a fast, easy-to-use Mac database management application for working with MySQL databases.


      No releases since 2018. Difficulty with newer OSes cause the app to crash when closing a connection.

      Most users think Sequel Pro is a great alternative to DBeaver.

    5. FREE native database manager for SQLite, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server and Valentina DB. PRO Edition adds Report Editor and Form Editor with JavaScripting and dozen features.
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    6. 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.
    7. SQL Server delivers on Microsoft’s Data Platform vision by helping your organization manage your data by enabling you to store data from structured, semi-structured, and unstructured documents within the database.
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      Microsoft SQL Server vs DBeaver opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Microsoft SQL Server is still a legitimate alternative to DBeaver, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      DBeaver is DB client while MS SQL Server is server
      Negative comment 12 months ago

    8. Oracle SQL Developer is a free and fully supported graphical tool for database development. With SQL Developer, you can browse database objects, run SQL statements and SQL scripts, and edit and debug PL/SQL statements.
      Almost everyone thinks Oracle SQL Developer is a great alternative to DBeaver.
    9. SQuirreL SQL is an open-source Java SQL Client program that will allow you to view the structure of a JDBC compliant database, browse the data in tables, issue SQL commands etc.
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