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HeidiSQL Alternatives for Mac

HeidiSQL is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is DBeaver, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to HeidiSQL and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to HeidiSQL are MySQL Workbench, Sequel Pro, DataGrip and DB Browser for SQLite.

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  1. DBeaver - Universal Database Manager and SQL Client. DBeaver is free and open source (GPL) universal database tool for developers and database administrators.

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    Most users think DBeaver is a great alternative to HeidiSQL.

    Offers same thing, a little bit confusing at the first time tho.

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    Works great with different databases and also available on Linux

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    An absolute alternative for HeidiSQL. Free and supports almost all databases.

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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 HeidiSQL.

    Can't provide Postgre support

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    One of the best DB management alternatives among linux users. It's easy to use, and supports Remote DB Connections even via SSH Tunneling.

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  3. 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 HeidiSQL.

    sequel pro lacks in feature and don't see the changes in schema, even if you refresh it

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    direct replacement for on OSX

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    DataGrip

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    DataGrip is a database IDE from JetBrains that is tailored to suit specific needs of professional SQL developers.

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    Almost everyone thinks DataGrip is a great alternative to HeidiSQL.
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    DB Browser for SQLite

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

    DB Browser for SQLite is a high quality, visual, open source tool to create, design, and edit database files compatible with SQLite.

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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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    It is a PostgreSQL specific app.

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  7. 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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    Most users think Valentina Studio is a great alternative to HeidiSQL.

    Awsome! It runs on linux smoothly with loads of features.

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    SQLiteStudio

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    SQLiteStudio is a cross-platform SQLite database manager.

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    Navicat

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Navicat is a database administration tool that allows you to simultaneously connect to MySQL, MariaDB, SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, and SQLite databases from a single application.

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    Some users think Navicat is a great alternative to HeidiSQL, some don't.
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    Tableplus

    • Mac
    • Windows

    TablePlus is a native app which helps you easily edit database data and structure. TablePlus includes many security features to protect your database, including native libssh and TLS to encrypt your connection.

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