Are there any limitations on the ApexSQL product trial versions?
All products are fully functional for the trial period except ApexSQL Log and ApexSQL
Recover, which only allow recovery of a subset of records
How can I keep the product configuration and settings I used during the trial period?
There's no need to manually transfer any configurations or settings used in the
trial version. They will remain intact after the product is activated
Do you have a small installer for a single tool?
Yes. Just email email@example.com and specify the product you want the installer for
How can I get notified of new version releases?
The applications will auto-detect new versions and prompt you to update
You can also be notified of releases by following us on social media (see links
at the bottom). We also announce new versions via the blog and our monthly newsletter.
The Support team has asked me to send product log files. Do they contain any personal data?
No. These are text based logs that contain application processing information that
may help our support engineers diagnose the problem.
Should I expect any problems running ApexSQL software on a VM?
No. There are no problems running ApexSQL products on a virtual machine
What happens if I move my VM to different hardware?
There will be no problems with the activation if you copy your virtual machine to
different hardware. Your activation count will remain the same
I'm unable to run an ApexSQL product after an auto-update. What should I do?
This issue may occur if you've moved the application from the default installation
folder, you didn't specify the correct path to the application installation folder
when updating, or you moved your application to a different folder.
In most cases, uninstalling and re-installing the products using individual installers
resolves the problem. You can get the individual installers by contacting
What are the system requirements for ApexSQL tools?
You can find the system requirements for all our tools here: System requirements
What do I do if I want to suggest a new feature?
You can either suggest a new feature by making a new forum thread or by directly
contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. In both cases, we will make sure to forward your
feedback to our development team
Do ApexSQL tools support MySQL, Sybase, Oracle, or any other database system besides Microsoft SQL Server?
No. ApexSQL products only support Microsoft SQL Server
I have multiple SQL Server and Visual Studio versions. Can your add-ins run on all of them?
Yes. During the installation process, select the SQL Server Management Studio and
Visual Studio versions you want to use the add-ins with
Can running ApexSQL product be scheduled?
Yes. Most of our products have CLI and execution of CLI statements can be scheduled using SQL Server Jobs or Windows Task Scheduler
Can I use ApexSQL product projects on other machines?
Yes. Just make sure that the save password option is not checked when saving a project