Installing

To install Schema Compare for SQL Server:

  1. Run schemacomparesql.exe to begin installation.
  2. On the Welcome to dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server page, click Install.
  3. On the Select Destination page, select the directory where dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server will be installed. To change the default directory, click Browse. To restore the default directory, click Restore default location. Optionally, click the License Terms link to learn the End-User Agreement for dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server. If you agree to the Devart dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server License Terms, click Next.
  4. Optionally, on the Shortcuts page, select the additional shortcuts you would like the Setup Wizard to create while installing. There are two options available: Create a desktop icon and Add a shortcut to the start menu. Click Next.
  5. On the Add-In page, select a product or products which dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server should be installed for as an add-in. Click Next.
  6. On the File Associations page, select the document types and file extensions that will be associated with this application when it is installed on your computer. Click Next.
  7. On the Startup Optimization page, select the option that fits your needs best. Click Next.
  8. Optionally, on the Installing page, you can interrupt the installation by clicking the Cancel button.
  9. On the final page, click Finish to exit Setup wizard. Optionally, you can select the *Launch dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server option to start the application immediately after installation.