Databases & DriversDatabases & Drivers

Supported Operating Systems

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

Java Support:
Windows: Java 6/7 from Oracle
Linux/UNIX: Java 6/7 from Oracle
Mac OS X: Java 6 (Apple), Java 7 (Oracle)

For the Java 7 installer on Mac OS X make sure you use at least the Java 1.7.0_40 version. It fixes the blurry fonts issue on Retina displays.

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
Versions
JDBC Driver
Info
Database Specific
Support
Supported
Features
Cache 2010.2 Driver Info List
DB2 LUW 8.2+, 9.7, 10 Driver Info Read More List
FrontBase 4 Driver Info List
H2 1.3 Driver Info Read More List
HSQLDB 1.7, 1.8, 2.2 Driver Info List
Informix 9, 10, 11 Driver Info Read More List
JavaDB/Derby 10 Driver Info Read More List
Microsoft SQL Server 2000, 2005, 2008, 2012 Driver Info Read More List
Mimer SQL 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 10 Driver Info Read More List
MySQL 3.23, 4, 5 Driver Info Read More List
NuoDB 2.0.3 Driver Info Read More List
Oracle 8i, 9i, 10g, 11g Driver Info Read More List
Pervasive 9, 10, 11 Driver Info List
PostgreSQL 8, 9 Driver Info Read More List
SQLite 3.6 Driver Info Read More List
Sybase SQL Anywhere 11, 12 Driver Info List
Sybase ASE 12.5, 15 Driver Info Read More List

jTDS JDBC Driver

jTDS is an open source 100% pure Java (type 4) JDBC 3.0 driver for Microsoft SQL Server (6.5, 7, 2000, 2005, 2008, 2012) and Sybase (10, 11, 12, 15).

This driver is co-packaged with DbVisualizer.

Required File(s)
jtds-1.2.5.jar

Default Driver Class
net.sourceforge.jtds.jdbc.Driver

JDBC URL Format
jdbc:jtds:sybase://<host>[:<port>][/<database>]

Example:
jdbc:jtds:sybase://localhost:5000/myDB
jdbc:jtds:sybase://192.168.10.201:5000/SAMPLE

More information and download
jTDS web site

Notes
Installation Notes: Download the jtds-nn-dist.zip file, unzip it and then load the jtds.jar file in the DbVisualizer Tools->Driver Manager or in the Tools->Connection Wizard.

jConnect for JDBC

jConnect provides high performance native access to the complete family of Sybase products including Adaptive Server Enterprise, Adaptive Server Anywhere, Adaptive Server IQ, and Replication Server.

Required File(s)
jconn4.jar

Default Driver Class
com.sybase.jdbc4.jdbc.SybDriver

JDBC URL Format
jdbc:sybase:Tds:<host>:<port2048>/<database>

Example:
jdbc:sybase:Tds:10.0.0.2:2048
jdbc:sybase:Tds:mupp:5000/dbvistest

More information and download
Sybase

Notes
The jConnect JDBC driver is usually delivered as zip file. First you need to unzip this file and locate then jconn4.jar file which usually is stored in the classes directory.

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