Postgres.app Alternatives

    Postgres.app is described as 'The easiest way to run PostgreSQL on the Mac' and is an app in the Network & Admin category. There are six alternatives to Postgres.app for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, MySQL Community Edition and MariaDB. The best alternative is Tableplus. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Beekeeper studio or EMS SQL Manager for PostgreSQL. Other great apps like Postgres.app are DBngin (Free), PostgreSQL Maestro (Paid) and modelDBA (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Mar 17, 2021

    1. 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • MySQL Community Edition
      • MariaDB
      • Microsoft SQL Server
      • CockroachDB
      • Amazon Redshift
      • PostgreSQL
      Free & Open Source SQL editor and database manager. Works with MySQL, Postgres, SQLite, SQL Server, Maria DB, CockroachDB, RedShift and more. Available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. Great features: - Clean, tabbed interface for SQL editing.
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    2. EMS SQL Manager for PostgreSQL is a high performance tool for PostgreSQL database administration and development.
    3. An all-in-one database version management app for PostgreSQL, MySQL, Redis & more. Install & manage multiple local database servers of various versions within a click.
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    4. PostgreSQL Maestro allows you to create, edit, copy, drop and dump all Postgres database objects. It is a PostgreSQL GUI admin tool working as a Postgres client for Windows.
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    5. The database IDE that visualizes SQL queries as you type, with a no-code table editor and interactive database diagram for MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQL Server.
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