dotConnect for MySQL supports MySQL server versions 6.0, 5.6, 5.5, 5.4, 5.1, 5.0, 4.1,
4.0 and 3.23 including Embedded servers (starting with 4.1) and 64-bit MySQL servers.
The provider works with:
dotConnect for MySQL is compatible with ADO.NET Entity Framework v1, v4.x and v5 (MySQL
server 5.0 or higher is required for Entity Framework).
dotConnect for MySQL and can be used with the following development environments:
There are some limitations in Express Editions of Visual Studio. The following features
are not available: provider add-in, automatic toolbox components registration and
DDEX integration. As an exception, Visual Web Developer
supports DDEX features.
dotConnect for MySQL supports
Visual Studio Lightswitch 2011 and 2012.
RAD Studio 2007 is supported at run-time only, as these environments have no WinForms
Since Devart data providers use a common assembly (Devart.Data.dll), it is necessary
to make sure that all installed data providers are compatible.
dotConnect for MySQL can be used together with dotConnect
Universal that provides universal access to different databases within a single
This version of provider is compatible with dbForge Fusion 3.50 and later. dbForge
Fusion for MySQL supports Visual Studio 2008 and 2010.
dotConnect for MySQL has data provider and set of data access modules for DotNetNuke
4.7, which works with MySQL server 5.0 or greater.
dotConnect for MySQL is the winner of Readers Choice Merit Awards of Visual Studio
Magazine in 2006 and 2007.
dotConnect for MySQL is acknowledged as one of the top Visual Studio .NET products
"I currently use dotConnect for MySQL and I've been very happy with the tool..."
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