These release notes provide information about the Toad Edge release.
Toad Edge® is a database management application that allows you to perform database administration tasks with ease.
Toad Edge® allows you to:
Toad Edge 2.0.3 is a minor release, with internal fixes and enhancements.
The following is a list of issues, including those attributed to third-party products, known to exist at the time of release.
|Known Issue||Issue ID|
Mouse cursor may become invisible in specific circumstances related to errors in Worksheet.
Workaround: Switch into a different Toad Edge View and back.
|After upgrading from Toad Edge 1.0 , databases that were mapped (as part of Repository) will lose their mapping.||8223|
When a database is synchronized with Repository, changes made to tables in the database that have been created using BLACKHOLE, CSV or FEDERATED engine are not detected in Object Explorer.
Workaround: Display the comparison window (right-click the database | Repository | Synchronize). The changes will be detected and subsequently displayed in Object Explorer.
|Toad Edge will not override default settings of associated programs for opening JSON files on Windows.||9229|
|Object Search does not find columns on Amazon Redshift.||11597|
|Currently it is not possible to activate more than one license during silent installation on Windows||11666|
Before installing Toad Edge 2.0.3, ensure that your system meets the following minimum hardware and software requirements.
|Processor||Minimum dual core 64-bit processor|
|Memory||Minimum 4 GB RAM|
|Hard disk space||Minimum 500 MB + additional disk space for user data|
Windows 10 (64-bit)
Windows 8.1 (64-bit)
Windows 7 (64-bit)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit)
macOS 10.13 High Sierra (64-bit)
macOS 10.12 Sierra (64-bit)
OS X 10.11 El Capitan (64-bit)
|Other requirements||.NET 4.0 is required to install the application on Windows 7|
NOTE: Toad Edge may also run on virtual versions of the mentioned operating systems. Please note, however, that these configurations are not tested.
|Supported database||Version||Additional details|
9.5, 9.6, 10
Toad Edge tested with Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL 9.5 and Microsoft Azure PostgreSQL 10.1
Currently in beta
You need to use RedshiftJDBC42-22.214.171.1247 or newer driver in order to use Redshift features.
|MariaDB||10.1, 10.2||MariaDB 10.1 tested for common functionality with MySQL 5.6|
|MySQL||5.5, 5.6, 5.7, 8.0*||
MySQL 5.6 tested to run in Microsoft Azure. MySQL 5.7 tested to run in Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) environment
MySQL engines: InnoDB, MyISAM
Tested MySQL editions: Community, Standard, Enterprise
*Role Management and Tablespaces are currently not supported for MySQL 8.0. Please, download the latest driver with MySQL 8.0 support.
|Internet connection||In order to sign-in and validate your license internet connection is required to connect with our licensing servers.|
In order to view documentation an internet browser is required.
Internet Explorer 10 or later is recommended.
Three types of licenses are available for Toad Edge:
As mentioned in Introduction, you need to create and sign in to your Quest Software account in order to start using Toad Edge. After you create your account, you are provided an initial 30-day Trial license. This allows you to try out the application and all of its features.
Once the Trial period elapses, you can purchase and supply a Commercial license to continue using Toad Edge without limitations. Otherwise, the application will revert to the Freeware mode. You will be still able to use all Freeware features, but you will not be able to access Commercial features.
|Advanced Content Assist|
|Multiple statement execution|
|Execution from/to position|
|Table lookup via foreign keys|
|Basic data filters|
|Data type specific data editors|
|Editable result grid|
Export and import
|Export to CSV|
|Export to SQL|
|Export to HTML|
|Export to XML|
|Import from SQL|
|Import from CSV|
|Advanced SQL difference recognition|
|Detailed SQL comparison settings|
|Detailed Schema Compare reports|
|Generation of change scripts|
|Repository (MySQL only)|
|Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery support|
|Native plugin solution for Jenkins|
Other application features
|Support for JSON data types|
|JSON structure visualization|
|JSON in-place data editor|
|MySQL Events editor|
|Advanced user privilege management|