issues faster

Database Tools

Must-have SQL Server tools and tools for MySQL, Oracle, and PostgreSQL database development, management and administration

Data Connectivity

The most trusted solutions for your data connectivity needs: ADO.NET, ODBC, SSIS, Excel, dbExpress, Delphi Components

Productivity Tools

Write code, create reviews, compare sources, track the working hours with the web app, utilize the power of ORM Solutions

Data Services

Data integration, online backup, web-based SQL tools, cloud connectivity solution

dbForge Data Compare for SQL Server Requirements

Learn system requirements of dbForge Data Compare for SQL Server and the versions of SQL Server it is compatible with.


Microsoft SQL Server:

  • SQL Server 2016, 2014, 2012, LocalDB
  • SQL Server 2008, 2008R2 (including Express edition)
  • SQL Server 2005 (including Express edition)
  • SQL Server 2000
  • SQL Azure


dbForge Data Compare for SQL Server requires the following:

  • Microsoft Windows 7/8/8.1/10
  • Windows Server 2008/2012
  • .NET Framework 4.5.2* or higher installed

*You can download .NET Framework here.
Note: .NET Framework is pre-installed in Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and Windows 10.