New Updates in dbForge MySQL Product Line!

May 04, 2011

After the new version of dbForge Studio for MySQL was presented to our users, it's high time to release other products of the dbForge MySQL product line that were developed as standalone tools using the functionality of the similar tools included in dbForge Studio.

When we were working on the new release of dbForge Studio for MySQL, v.5.0, we made a lot of improvements in almost all tools available in it. So now we are glad to announce the release of the following products with updated functionality:

General improvements

The updates listed in this section apply to all products:

  • Support for MySQL server 5.5

    Our products are fully compatible with MySQL server version 5.5

  • New state-of-the-art skins

    Four new UI skins improve the application appearance

  • Other improvements

    • Ability to view internal SQL queries that are sent to the server with parameter's values is added
    • New encodings are added to the encoding list in the Connection Properties dialog

dbForge Query Builder for MySQL improvements

  • Enhanced Data Editor

    • Foreign Key lookup editor is added
    • Server-side sorting and filtering are implemented to avoid retrieving all data from the table and enhance work in Paginal Mode
    • Few indications are added to inform user about Data Editor's state
    • Editing of tables in join statements is enabled now
    • Option for numbering records is added
    • Copy data with header functionality is added
  • Data Export improvements

    Now it is possible to export data from several tables at once

  • Other improvements

    • A few UI improvements in Database Explorer

dbForge Data Compare for MySQL improvements

  • New Extended Data Comparison reports

    • New Comparison Report wizard
    • Option for exporting the number of differences per column
    • Options for exporting actual data records for analysis
  • Comparison process improvement

    More informative progress during Data comparison

  • Enhanced Data Editor

    • Server-side sorting and filtering are implemented to avoid retrieving all data from the table and enhance work in Paginal Mode
    • Few indications are added to inform user about Data Editor's state
    • Option for numbering records is added
    • Copy data with header functionality is added

dbForge Schema Compare for MySQL improvements

  • Comparison process improvement

    • Options to ignore clauses during the comparison of events are added to the Schema Comparison wizard
    • More informative progress during Schema comparison
  • Other improvements

    • Enhanced Data Editor

Availability

Try out the fully-functional 30-day trial versions of dbForge Query Builder for MySQL 2.5, dbForge Data Compare for MySQL 3.5, and dbForge Schema Compare for MySQL 2.30.

You are welcome to leave feedback on each product on the feedback pages that you can access from the support area. We are looking forward to receiving any comments and suggestions.