What’s New in dbForge Data Compare for MySQL v4.0

New features in the data comparison tool

  • New data comparison reports now contain table data (not just a summary)
  • Comparison of custom query results (along with tables and views) is added
  • “One-to-many” objects mapping when addressing columns that were separated as a table in the target database is added
  • Possibility to include objects into comparison by mask, which is useful when comparing groups of tables is implemented
  • Full-text data search in comparison results is supported
  • Analysis of comparison results is improved: ‘Hide unmodified columns’ option, per-column difference counters are added

New features of SQL Editor

  • Code completion is added
  • SQL Code Formatter is added

New window docking system

  • Switching between tool windows on Ctrl+Tab is supported

Minor features

  • If there is more than one SELECT statement in a document, query results are now displayed on separate tabs in the Data window after execution
  • Support of MySQL pluggable authentication on creating a connection to MySQL server is added
  • Support of Windows authentication on creating a connection to MySQL server
  • F5 shortcut now works for execution of a selected SQL fragment as well as for the entire script
  • New skins added (Metropolis, Windows 7 and VS2010)