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Azure Data Studio is a data management tool that enables working with SQL Server, Azure SQL DB and SQL DW from Windows, macOS and Linux.

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Azure Data Studio is a data management tool that enables you to work with SQL Server, Azure SQL DB and SQL DW from Windows, macOS and Linux.

Download the latest Azure Data Studio release

| Platform | | --------------------------------------- | | Windows User Installer | | Windows System Installer | | Windows ZIP | | macOS ZIP | | Linux TAR.GZ | | Linux RPM | | Linux DEB |

Go to our download page for more specific instructions.

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See the change log for additional details of what's in this release. Go to our download page for more specific instructions.

Feature Highlights

  • Cross-Platform DB management for Windows, macOS and Linux with simple XCopy deployment
  • SQL Server Connection Management with Connection Dialog, Server Groups, Azure Integration and Registered Servers
  • Object Explorer supporting schema browsing and contextual command execution
  • T-SQL Query Editor with advanced coding features such as autosuggestions, error diagnostics, tooltips, formatting and peek definition
  • Query Results Viewer with advanced data grid supporting large result sets, export to JSON\CSV\Excel, query plan and charting
  • Management Dashboard supporting customizable widgets with drill-through actionable insights
  • Visual Data Editor that enables direct row insertion, update and deletion into tables
  • Backup and Restore dialogs that enables advanced customization and remote filesystem browsing, configured tasks can be executed or scripted
  • Task History window to view current task execution status, completion results with error messages and task T-SQL scripting
  • Scripting support to generate CREATE, SELECT, ALTER and DROP statements for database objects
  • Workspaces with full Git integration and Find In Files support to managing T-SQL script libraries
  • Modern light-weight shell with theming, user settings, full-screen support, integrated terminal and numerous other features

Here are some of these features in action.


If you are interested in fixing issues and contributing directly to the code base, please see the document How to Contribute, which covers the following:

This project has adopted the Microsoft Open Source Code of Conduct. For more information see the Code of Conduct FAQ or contact [email protected] with any additional questions or comments.


Azure Data Studio is localized into 10 languages: French, Italian, German, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Portuguese (Brazil). The language packs are available in the Extension Manager marketplace. Simply, search for the specific language using the extension marketplace and install. Once you install the selected language, Azure Data Studio will prompt you to restart with the new language.

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Contributions and "Thank You"

We would like to thank all our users who raised issues, and in particular the following users who helped contribute fixes:

  • eulercamposbarros for
    Prevent connections from moving on click (#7528)
  • AlexFsmn for
    Fixed issue where task icons got hidden if text was too long
  • jamesrod817 for
    Tempdb (#7022)
  • dzsquared for
    fix(snippets): ads parenthesis to sqlcreateindex snippet #7020
  • devmattrick for
    Update row count as updates are received #6642
  • mottykohn for
    In Message panel onclick scroll to line #6417
  • Stevoni for
    Corrected Keyboard Shortcut Execution Issue #5480
  • yamatoya for
    fix the format #4899
  • GeoffYoung for
    Fix sqlDropColumn description #4422
  • AlexFsmn for
    Added context menu for DBs in explorer view to backup & restore db. #2277
  • sadedil for
    Missing feature request: Save as XML #3729
  • gbritton1 for
    Removed reference to object explorer #3463
  • Tarig0 for
    Add Routine_Type to CreateStoredProc fixes #3257 (#3286)
  • oltruong for
    typo fix #3025'
  • Thomas-S-B for
    Removed unnecessary IErrorDetectionStrategy #749
  • Thomas-S-B for
    Simplified code #750
  • rdaniels6813 for
    Add query plan theme support #3031
  • Ruturaj123 for
    Fixed some typos and grammatical errors #3027
  • PromoFaux for
    Use emoji shortcodes in instead of � #3009
  • ckaczor for
    Fix: DATETIMEOFFSET data types should be ISO formatted #714
  • hi-im-T0dd for
    Fixed sync issue with my forked master so this commit is correct #2948
  • hi-im-T0dd for
    Fixed when right clicking and selecting Manage-correct name displays #2794
  • philoushka for
    center the icon #2760
  • anthonypants for
    Typo #2775
  • kstolte for
    Fix Invalid Configuration in Launch.json #2789
  • kstolte for
    Fixing a reference to SQL Ops Studio #2788
  • AlexFsmn
    Feature: Ability to add connection name #2332
  • AlexFsmn
    Disabled connection name input when connecting to a server. #2566
  • SebastianPfliegel
    Added more saveAsCsv options #2099
  • ianychoi
    Fixes a typo: Mimunum -> Minimum #1994
  • AlexFsmn
    Fixed bug where proper file extension wasn't appended to the filename. #2151
  • AlexFsmn
    Added functionality for adding any file to import wizard #2329
  • AlexFsmn
    Fixed background issue when copying a chart to clipboard #2215
  • AlexFsmn
    Fixed problem where vertical charts didn't display labels correctly. #2263
  • AlexFsmn
    Fixed Initial values for charts to match visuals #2266
  • AlexFsmn
    Renamed chart option labels #2264
  • AlexFsmn
    Added feature for the opening file after exporting to CSV/XLS/JSON & query files #2216
  • AlexFsmm
    Get Connection String should copy to clipboard #2175
  • lanceklinger
    Fix for double-clicking column handle in results table #1504
  • westerncj for
    Removed duplicate contribution from (#753)
  • ntovas for
    Fix for duplicate extensions shown in "Save File" dialog. (#779)
  • SebastianPfliegel for
    Add cursor snippet (#475)
  • mikaoelitiana for the fix:
    revert README and CONTRIBUTING after last VSCode merge (#574)
  • alextercete for
    Reinstate menu item to install from VSIX (#682)
  • alextercete for
    Fix "No extension gallery service configured" error (#427)
  • mwiedemeyer for
    Fix #58: Default sort order for DB size widget (#111)
  • AlexTroshkin for
    Show disconnect in context menu only when connectionProfile connected (#150)
  • AlexTroshkin for
    Fix #138: Invalid syntax color highlighting (identity not highlighting) (#140))
  • stebet for
    Fix #153: Fixing sql snippets that failed on a DB with a case-sensitive collation. (#152)
  • SebastianPfliegel
    Remove sqlExtensionHelp (#312)
  • olljanat for
    Implemented npm version check (#314)
  • Adam Machanic for helping with the

And of course, we'd like to thank the authors of all upstream dependencies. Please see a full list in the ThirdPartyNotices.txt


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