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Self-Hosted Microsoft Access Alternatives

Microsoft Office Access is not available as a self-hosted solution but there are plenty of alternatives for power users and business that want to host a solution on-premise. The best Self-Hosted alternative is NocoDB, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Microsoft Office Access and 16 are available as a self-hosted solution so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Self-Hosted alternatives to Microsoft Office Access are Baserow, nuBuilder Forte, Matrify and Tiki Trackers.

Microsoft Office Access alternatives are mainly Database Managers but may also be Spreadsheet Apps or Team Collaboration Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Microsoft Office Access.
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  1. NocoDB icon

    NocoDB

    • Self-Hosted
    116 alternatives to NocoDB 

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

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    1.  Kanban BoardNocoDB allows you to organize your workflow by moving cards with drag-and-drop functionality between multiple columns.
    2.  Works OfflineNocoDB can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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    Baserow

    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    34 alternatives to Baserow 

    Open source no-code database and Airtable alternative. Create your own online database without technical experience. Performant with high volumes of data, can be self hosted and supports plugins.

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    1.  Kanban BoardBaserow allows you to organize your workflow by moving cards with drag-and-drop functionality between multiple columns.
    2.  Privacy focusedBaserow is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  Import CSV DataBaserow can import data from a CSV (Comma seperated values) file.
    4.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Baserow simultaneously.
    5.  Ad-freeBaserow doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    6.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Baserow without registration.
    7.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsBaserow can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    8.  Hierarchical StructureOrganize your notes, pages, documents, etc., hierarchically with Baserow.
    9.  DecentralizedBaserow is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
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    nuBuilder Forte

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    24 alternatives to nuBuilder Forte 

    Low-code, open-source RAD development tool for creating web-based database applications.

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    nuBuilder Forte vs Microsoft Office Access opinions
    Almost everyone thinks nuBuilder Forte is a great alternative to Microsoft Office Access.
    StevenCopley

    nuBuilder Forte is a great alternative to Microsoft Access.

    It is open-source, web-based and has similar features like...

    • A Form Builder with the ability to "drag and drop" Objects.
    • A Report Builder with the ability to "drag and drop" Objects.
    • SQL Builder.
    • Format Builder for dates and numbers.

    And just like Access, a whole application can be backed up by copying 1 file.

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    Guest

    Is not a desktop all-in-one database product. Must be used online and can't be used offline.

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    Matrify

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    62 alternatives to Matrify 

    Matrify is the middle way between spreadsheets and industry-specific software. Use Matrify to work on tables and lists with your team, e. g. for to-do lists, contacts, customers (CRM), inventory, licenses, real estates or tracking of issues, software requirements and software...

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    1.  Import CSV DataMatrify can import data from a CSV (Comma seperated values) file.
    Example list for "office library management".
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    Guest

    It is not a desktop product and does not have similar features to MS-Access.

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    Tiki Trackers

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    17 alternatives to Tiki Trackers 

    Tiki Trackers is an Open Source database web apps builder. With Tiki Trackers you can easily build databases, web forms and reports to manage your data online with zero programming knowledge.

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    1.  No Coding RequiredTiki Trackers can be used without an coding or programming skills.
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    It is an opensource solution to Microsoft Access. You can model, store, retrieve and plot your data in many ways, making possible to build valuable knowledge.

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    SeaTable

    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    60 alternatives to SeaTable 

    With SeaTable, teams can easily organize their tasks, assets, projects and ideas. It looks like Excel, but its not limited by text and numbers. SeaTable brings structure to any type of information, in the cloud or on your own server.

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    1.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in SeaTable simultaneously.
    2.  File VersioningSeaTable has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
    3.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsSeaTable can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    4.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    5.  Support for MarkDownSeaTable supports MarkDown for document formatting.
    6.  Gantt-chartsSeaTable allows you to visualize your project plan through a timeline with schedule bars and keep track of the work done.
    Always keep track of all your ideas, tasks or projects. So that everyone in the team knows exactly what needs to be done.
    Teamwork has never been so easy! In just a few clicks, you can add your team members to SeaTable, assign tasks, mark individual team members, set permissions and comment on the various tasks. This way, everyone in the team always stays informed and knows what needs to be done.
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    Basetool

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Typescript
    25 alternatives to Basetool 

    Empower your team and collaborators to view and manage the data you already own in a nice easy-to-use protected tool.

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    1.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Basetool simultaneously.
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    Was discontinued on the 20th of July, 2022 according to announcement showing on it's home page.https://i.imgur.com/COhpehD.png

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    Rowy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Firebase
    • Google Cloud Platform
    111 alternatives to Rowy 

    Manage Firestore data in a spreadsheet-like UI, write Cloud Functions effortlessly in the browser, and connect to your favorite third party platforms such as SendGrid, Twilio, Algolia, Slack and more.

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    dbFront

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    51 alternatives to dbFront 

    dbFront is a simple to administer and use web application, that allows you to quickly build a client interface for your existing database that is immediately useful. You can create dynamic and powerful web applications using all the power of your existing SQL Server, MySQL or...

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    DbFacePHP for MySQL

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP
    66 alternatives to DbFacePHP for MySQL 

    DbFacePHP is a real self-service database solution. Connecting to a database, creating query, updateing, charting applications by some mouse clicks, then just talking with your database with these applications, No programming required. Form builder, Query Builder, DML builder...

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