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Navicat is described as 'database administration tool that allows you to simultaneously connect to MySQL, MariaDB, SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, and SQLite databases from a single application' and is a popular database manager in the development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Navicat for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is DBeaver, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Navicat are HeidiSQL, MySQL Workbench, dbForge Studio for MySQL and phpMyAdmin.

Navicat alternatives are mainly Database Managers but may also be Business Intelligence Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Navicat.
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  1. DBeaver icon

    DBeaver

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Eclipse
    • Java
    146 alternatives to DBeaver 

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

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    1.  AutocompletionDBeaver can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    2.  Dark ModeDBeaver supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  Built-in viewerDBeaver shows you a quick preview of an image, page or file in supported formats.
    4.  PortableDBeaver can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    DBeaver vs Navicat opinions
    Almost everyone thinks DBeaver is a great alternative to Navicat.
    BroJenuel

    If your working on mySQL, the DBeaver community edition is just the best one to use.

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    1. Any RDBMS
    2. Any user platform
    3. Project-oriented UX
    4. Reverse engeneering (based on FK)
    5. Actively maintained. Welcome for enhancements.
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    vglist

    Community and Enterprise versions. Multidatabase.

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  2. HeidiSQL icon

    HeidiSQL

    95 alternatives to HeidiSQL 

    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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    1.  LightweightHeidiSQL consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableHeidiSQL can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Dark ModeHeidiSQL supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    Table Editor
    Connection
    HeidiSQL vs Navicat opinions
    Most users think HeidiSQL is a great alternative to Navicat.


  3. MySQL Workbench icon

    MySQL Workbench

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    98 alternatives to MySQL Workbench 

    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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    1.  Spell CheckingMySQL Workbench can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
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    MySQL Workbench vs Navicat opinions
    Some users think MySQL Workbench is a great alternative to Navicat, some don't.
    Guest

    MySQL Workbench requires more understanding of the database management system as opposed to Navicat.

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  4. dbForge Studio for MySQL icon

    dbForge Studio for MySQL

    82 alternatives to dbForge Studio for MySQL 

    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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    1.  AutocompletiondbForge Studio for MySQL can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    2.  Import CSV DatadbForge Studio for MySQL can import data from a CSV (Comma seperated values) file.
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    MaryOdintskevich

    Simple to get started, great features, perfect ui

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    GabrielBarkensEnders

    I prefer dbForgeStudio for MySQL, because of its great UI.

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    filippgibbert

    The best alternative I have found.

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    dbguru

    The tool has very clear ui and highly helpful support

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    geralddjuzeppe

    It is the best pruduct at the current market. Most up-to-date and flexible.

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    salvadordenkan

    I am more satisfied with the bug fixing in this product.

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    alicegeorfancy

    Helps to solve any tasks related to MySQL databases

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  5. phpMyAdmin icon

    phpMyAdmin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP
    103 alternatives to phpMyAdmin 

    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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    Main UI


  6. DataGrip icon

    DataGrip

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    67 alternatives to DataGrip 

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

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    1.  AutocompletionDataGrip can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsDataGrip can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in DataGrip simultaneously.
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    DataGrip vs Navicat opinions
    Most users think DataGrip is a great alternative to Navicat.
  7. pgAdmin icon

    pgAdmin

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    39 alternatives to pgAdmin 

    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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    Welcome screen, standard theme
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    Sequel Pro

    65 alternatives to Sequel Pro 

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

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    1.  LightweightSequel Pro consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    Discontinued

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

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    Sequel Pro vs Navicat opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Sequel Pro is a great alternative to Navicat.
  9. Beekeeper studio icon

    Beekeeper studio

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • MySQL Community Edition
    • MariaDB
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • CockroachDB
    • Amazon Redshift
    • PostgreSQL
    73 alternatives to Beekeeper studio 

    Open Source SQL Editor and Database Manager for MySQL, SQL Server, Postgres, Redshift, Sqlite and more.

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    1.  AutocompletionBeekeeper studio can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
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    Valentina Studio

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    76 alternatives to Valentina Studio 

    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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    1.  AutocompletionValentina Studio can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    2.  Import CSV DataValentina Studio can import data from a CSV (Comma seperated values) file.
    Powerful User Interface
    Report Preview
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