PostgreSQL Database Migration Tool

PostgreSQL database migration is the process of moving data from a source database to a target one. Benefit from quick and seamless Postgres data migration and get a simple method to transfer your PostgreSQL data between different servers, databases, and IDEs.

PostgreSQL Migration Tool can help relocate your workloads and data to new types of data storage and processing systems quickly and easily.The tool can boast an intuitive GUI with a bunch of advanced options that help you effortlessly migrate your data. dbForge Studio for PostgreSQL is a handy tool that helps you to:

  • Create, modify, and share data import and export templates
  • Avoid negative impacts on the source system performance
  • Minimize the need for manual coding
  • Enjoy advanced mapping options
  • Benefit from the built-in tools and capabilities
Migration flow

Data Migration Workflow

The PostgreSQL Import/Export functionality of dbForge Studio for PostgreSQL allows transferring data from PostgreSQL to any other DBMS as well as from any other DBMS to PostgreSQL using ODBC drivers.

We strongly recommend utilizing a high-performance and feature-rich Devart PostgreSQL ODBC Driver as it provides quicker and more stable access to PostgreSQL databases compared with standard ODBC drivers.

Migration to PostgreSQL

To perform import tasks with the help of dbForge Studio for PostgreSQL, you don't need to continuously switch between different IDEs to transfer PostgreSQL data between different databases.

  • Step 1.
  • In the Data Import wizard, select to import data using ODBC driver.
  • Step 2.
  • Then configure the necessary import options, select server, database, and data to be imported. You can import data to the existing table or create a new one, which is highly beneficial.
  • Step 3.
  • Run the Import job and enjoy the result.

Migration from PostgreSQL

To perform PostgreSQL data migration quickly and smoothly, export the required data with the help of ODBC driver, using a convenient wizard. You don't have to migrate the whole table, you can select data to be exported.

  • Step 1.
  • Set the ODBC driver to connect to the target DBMS server.
  • Step 2.
  • Configure driver's settings further. The possibility to save templates helps eliminate doing the same actions when moving data between various systems
  • Step 3.
  • Run the Export job and enjoy the result.


dbForge Studio for PostgreSQL has advanced built-in tools for migrating PostgreSQL database data between a source and target systems and can significantly assist teams in their PostgreSQL data migration efforts. The PostgreSQL Import and Export functionality provided in the Studio makes it possible to transfer PostgreSQL data between different databases, servers, and IDEs. Simplify your database migration with dbForge Studio for PostgreSQL.


dbForge Studio for PostgreSQL

Cutting-edge PostgreSQL IDE for database development and management

Availability in the editions of dbForge Studio for PostgreSQL



* CSV format has no restrictions for the database data export and import, for other formats only first 50 rows are processed. User templates are not supported.