Download Database Development - Best Software & Apps

  • SQLyog

    7.11

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Administrate MySQL Databases With Ease Using a Graphical Interface

    7
    413 votes
    • PROS: Wide range of predefined tools and queries, User-friendly visual interface, Query results editing interface familiar to anyone who's used Excel
    • CONS: Per-user licencing model can get complicated and costly
  • MySQL

    Alpha 6.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Take Your Database Open Source with MySQL

    6
    762 votes
    • PROS: Free open source databases., Massively flexible and multi-platform., Used by some of the largest sites out there.
    • CONS: Heavily dependent on add-ons
  • Navicat for MySQL

    11.0.18

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Cool Tool for Database Management

    6
    209 votes
    • PROS: Lots of advanced features, Very easy to learn and use
    • CONS: Only works with the OS operating system, Launching the Import Wizard takes time
  • Borland DataBase Engine (BDE)

    5.1.1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Database plugin for Borland C++

    6
    97 votes
    • PROS: Support for SQL Access FoxPro dBASE and Paradox database implementations , Borland community has been around for a long time the support community is very well developed
    • CONS: These plugins are technically complex and experience is needed to use, No graphical user interface all command line
  • SQLiteManager

    3.8.0

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Manage your SQLite databases more effectively

    6
    104 votes
    • MySQL Workbench

      OSS (formerly DBDesigner) 5.1.16

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      MySQL Workbench - Free SQL tools on your desktop

      6
      148 votes
      • PROS: Absolutely free suite of MySQL database tools, GUI interface makes database design much easier to manage
      • CONS: Not easily integrated with VMs, Docker or other developer tools, Data visualisation features are lost in transition to a server
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition

      9.00.1399

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free and professional data management bundle for Microsoft systems

      6
      139 votes
      • PROS: The official 2005 SQL server for Microsoft operating systems., Not much on-board memory is required.
      • CONS: This bundle will not work with newer operating systems., There may be times when this pack cannot diagnose all problems.
    • MySQL Administrator

      1.1.9

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A free Development program for Windows

      6
      108 votes
      • MySQL

        Alpha 5.2.3

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Professional software package to manage high-volume websites

        7
        82 votes
        • PROS: MySQL is arguably the most effective form of database management. , Different variants will suit different business needs.
        • CONS: Most users will be required to have previous experience., There is currently no free version of this software available for download.
      • AppMaker

        4.0.8

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        Platform
        Windows

        An App to Make Your Own Database Application

        6
        136 votes
        • PROS: No coding knowledge needed to get started, Multiple customisation options available
        • CONS: Premium application, 30-day trial is a tad too little
      • Toad for MySQL

        2.0.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Easy-to-use development environment for MySQL

        6
        33 votes
        • Opal-Convert JSON to CSV to JSON

          2.4

          License
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          Platform
          Windows

          Opal-Convert JSON/CSV allows you to convert from CSV or Excel format to JSON and back again from JSON to CSV/Excel.

          9
          2 votes
          • MySQL-Front

            5.1.4.16

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            Platform
            Windows

            Free MySQL database manager

            8
            70 votes
            • phpMyAdmin

              4.0.9

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows
              Mac

              Manage MySQL databases via the web

              8
              154 votes
              • PROS: Great starting point for PHP and SQL, Extensive tutorials and books
              • CONS: Requires some initial PHP and SQL knowledge
            • MDF Open File Tool

              2.1.7.0

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              Platform
              Windows

              MDF Open File Tool provides powerful MDF repair engine, working on any PC

              5
              7 votes
              • App Store database API

                1

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                Tool used to retrieve information from App Store

                7
                6 votes
                • SQL Developer

                  1

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Graphical tool for database development

                  4
                  27 votes
                  • DBDesigner

                    4.0.5.6

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Create and manage ODBC databases

                    7
                    82 votes
                    • SAP Sybase ODBC driver (32/64-bit)

                      1

                      License
                      free Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise ODBC driver

                      10
                      1 vote
                      • CSVed

                        2.2.1

                        License
                        free Download
                        Platform
                        Windows

                        Powerful CSV file editor

                        6
                        20 votes
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                        14.0.91547.6Windows, Mac
                        27.114137Windows
                        311.0.182096.4Windows
                        4Alpha 6.0.07626.3Windows
                        5OSS (formerly DBDesigner) 5.1.161485.7Windows