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DbSchema - Visual Database Design & Management Tool

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We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about DbSchema and what they use it for.
  • What are steps you take when you want to build an ER model from an existing DB that is new to you? Are there any specific tools you like to implement in the process? I would love to learn others’ processes.
    You should look at DBSchema ( it's a quite powerful tool for database design/synchronization/documentation/etc. It's not very expensive for what it's doing and cherry on the cake the UI/UX is pretty well designed (yes I fell in love with this tool when I worked with it on a previous project). - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Top 5 MariaDB GUI tools in 2022
    DbSchema is a visual database design and management tool for all relational and a few No-SQL databases. It claims to help with design, documenting and managing databases without having to be an SQL expert, as the schema can be edited with a few clicks, without writing complex SQL queries. DbSchema is reverse-engineering the database schema and visualizing it as diagrams. After 15 days of a free trial, the price of... - Source: / 8 months ago
  • DbDiagram – Draw Entity-Relationship Diagrams, Painlessly
    I've tried doing the SQL dump on dbdiagram a few months ago and ran into some issues. Unfortunately I don't remember specifically what, but after testing out a few other programs I ended up using the free version of and have been very happy with it. - Source: Hacker News / 11 months ago
  • Postico: A Modern PostgreSQL Client for the Mac
    Happy user of DbSchema: for the diagramming part. - Source: Hacker News / about 1 year ago
  • Are there affordable data modeling tools that support IDEF1X?
    You could have a look at DbSchema. It falls under the "reasonably priced" category. There is a trial option, so it's easy to find out if it suits you without spending money. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Any good ERD (entity relationship diagram) tool suggestions? Ie. schemaspy?
    You might want to look at dbSchema or Toad Data Modeler (although the UI of the latter is a bit sluggish and dated). - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago
  • Any good ERD (entity relationship diagram) tool suggestions? Ie. schemaspy?
    Very much enjoying - diagramming works great both ways, lots of solid features. - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago
  • What is bad about pgAdmin4?
    I'm using Postico, the JetBrains IDEs, and for modeling. They all work great. - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of DbSchema

20 Best SQL Management Tools in 2020
DbSchema is the perfect tool for designing and managing any SQL or NoSQL database. Use the intuitive GUI to manage complex databases with just a few clicks. The tool enables you to design & interact with the database schema, create comprehensive documentation and reports, work offline, synchronize the schema with the database, and much more. DbSchema can reverse engineer the schema from any database.

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