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Pro Excellent choice of import/export options
Navicat can easily import data from ODBC, Excel, Access, DBF, TXT, CSV, XML, JSON etc and export to Excel, Access, DBF, TXT, CSV, XML, JSON etc.
Pro Easy to use
Navicat manages an intuitive, easy to use UI without sacrificing functionality.
Pro Unicode support
Navicat has full unicode support.
Originally released on Windows, it has been ported to OS X and Linux.
Pro HTTP/SSH tunnel
Navicat can upload a PHP script to enable HTTP tunneling or choose a SSH tunnel instead.
Pro User management
Navicat allows for simple user and access management.
Pro SQL code completion
Navicat supports auto-complete for SQL queries.
Pro Data and structure synchronization
Navicat can compare and synchronize your data and structure between local and remote databases.
Pro Server monitoring
Allows you to monitor your server for inefficient queries, etc.
Pro Batch job scheduling
Navicat can schedule things like backups, restores, data transfers or report building.
Pro Visual query builder
Create and edit queries without writing SQL.
Pro Visual report builder
Navicat can build reports in a visual way. Once set up, the process can be scheduled.
Navicat tends to release builds that have some problems, but they usually release a patched version soon after. Also have had issues with import/export and tunneling.
The cost of a license ranges from $119-$299.
Con Still buggy, not getting better with updates
This software is way to buggy for a premium priced product. Have done many payed upgrades but I will not do a next payed upgrade. I am done with all the crashing and me losing time with this piece of software. Looking for an alternative.