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Supported Operating Systems

OS Support:
Microsoft Windows 8/7/XP
Ubuntu 12, 13, 14
Mac OS X 10.7.5, 10.8.5, 10.9, 10.10

Java Support:
Windows: Java 6/7 from Oracle
Linux/UNIX: Java 6/7 from Oracle
Mac OS X up to 10.9: Java 6 (Apple), Java 7 (Oracle)
Max OS X 10.10 (Yosemite): Java 7
Java 8 is not supported

For the Java 7 installer on Mac OS X make sure you use at least the Java 1.7.0_60 version. It fixes the blurry fonts issue on Retina displays and misaligned text in input fields.

Supported Databases

These are the databases tested with DbVisualizer. Use the links to show JDBC driver information, database specific support and specific DbVisualizer features supported for each of the databases.

Database Tested
JDBC Driver Database Specific
DB2 LUW 8.2+, 9.7, 10 Info Read More List
H2 1.3 Info Read More List
Informix 9, 10, 11, 12 Info Read More List
JavaDB/Derby 10 Info Read More List
Microsoft SQL Server 2000-2014 Info Read More List
Mimer SQL 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 10 Info Read More List
MySQL 3.23, 4, 5 Info Read More List
NuoDB 2.0.4 Info Read More List
Oracle 8i, 9i, 10g, 11g, 12c Info Read More List
PostgreSQL 8, 9 Info Read More List
SQLite 3.6 Info Read More List
Sybase ASE 12.5, 15 Info Read More List
Vertica 6.1.3, 7.0, 7.1 Info Read More List

Other Databases

Any database that can be accessed with a JDBC driver can be used with DbVisualizer. While we do not test with all of them ourselves, we try to help out with these as well if things don't work as expected. Many of our customers successfully use DbVisualizer with the following databases:

Database JDBC Driver Database Specific
Amazon Redshift
Cache Info
DB2 iSeries
DB2 z/OS Read More DB2 z/OS is not officially supported but
there is partial database specific support
FrontBase Info
HP Neoview Read More HP Neoview is not officially supported but
there is partial database specific support
MS Access
Pervasive Info
Sybase IQ
Sybase SQL Anywhere Info

Who Uses DbVisualizer


Customer Testimonial:
I just tried out your DBVisualizer tool and I must say it is amazingly simple and straight forward to use. Congratulations !
Daniel Fischer