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How to install dbForge Studio for SQL Server

The IDE is now available for users that prefer Linux or macOS. You will be able to find the illustrated installation instructions in our documentation. After installation, the dbForge Studio for SQL Server icon appears on the desktop.

Unless activated, dbForge Studio for SQL Server works on the trial basis for 30 days. When this time period expires, the product must be activated with the purchased activation key. To check the current status of your trial period or the status of your license, on the dbForge Studio menu, go to Help, and then click About.

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System Requirements


dbForge Studio for SQL Server is compatible with Microsoft Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows10, as well as with Windows 11

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Run dbForge Studio on macOS with Monterey version 12.00, Big Sur version 11.00, Catalina version 10.15, Mojave version 10.14, and High Sierra version 10.13

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dbForge Studio for SQL Server is now available for the following Linux distributions: Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, and also Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)

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Core functionality of dbForge Studio for SQL Server

Database development tools: Design
Database Management tool
Database management solutions: Maintenance
Database software tools: Data analysis
Database management solutions: Collaboration
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dbForge Studio for SQL Server

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