What’s New in dbForge Studio for MySQL, v7.3

Enterprise Edition

The new Enterprise edition of the tool includes the following exclusive features:

  • Data Generator allows generating test data and instantly populating your database with it.
  • Database Documenter is a tool for generation of database documentation in HTML, PDF, and Markdown file formats.
  • With Copy Database, you can copy a set of databases by generating and running a script.


  • Support for MariaDB 10.1.
  • Support for MariaDB 10.2.
  • Support for MariaDB Galera Cluster 10.0 Series.
  • Support for Google Cloud Platform.
  • Support for Alibaba Cloud.
  • Support for Azure MySQL.
  • Display of server version when testing a connection.

Support for New Table Engines

  • Support for TokuDB.
  • Support for NDBCLUSTER.
  • Support for RocksDB.

Data Export/Import

  • Support for JSON data.
  • Redesigned XML data import/export.
  • Preview of the generated UPDATE script in the Data Import wizard.
  • Detection of column type when importing data from the Excel format.

SQL Document

  • CTRL+W shortcut for closing current tab.
  • Opening new tabs next to current one
  • CTRL+N shortcut for opening new SQL window with inherited server and database of the current window.
  • Display the connection coloring in the status bar.
  • Now each document creates its own connection.
  • The Close All Unmodified Tabs command.
  • Format Document (CTRL+K+D) command in the shortcut menu of SQL document.
  • Closing of connection to MySQL Server when it is not being used.
  • Query navigation.
  • Improved query text parsing.
  • Redesigned query execution history.

Data Viewer and Editor

  • Data Viewer and Editor features a new Geometry view, that helps visualizing spatial geometry data.

Data Comparison

  • Support for data conversions.
  • Sorting in the result grid by the header.

Database Backup and Data Export

  • Database Backup Wizard and Data Export Wizard allow encrypting data with AES256.

Other Improvements

  • Trial product activation.
  • Greatly improved visual style of the application with high DPI support.
  • Support for PowerShell.
  • Specific exit codes are added.
  • Compliance with the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS).
  • Redesigned Generate Script As option.
  • CRUD generation.
  • Optional exclusion of databases from the completion list.