Before launching a new schema comparison, you need to establish a new database connection. To set up a SQL Server connection: On the Database menu, click New Connection. In the Database Connection Properties window that opens, specify the connection properties you want to add and click Connect. Setting data sources for comparison After we have established the SQL Server database connection, we can start a new comparison project and specify two data sources to compare.
Target is the database that is updated (synchronized) with the results of schema comparison to make it the same as Source. In dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server, you can compare the following Source and Target types: Database, Backup, Scripts Folder, Source control, and Snapshot.
dbForge Schema Compare for SQL Server is an advanced tool that helps compare two SQL Server databases in the most efficient way. As a data source, you can compare the database, backup, scripts folder, source control, and snapshot and set different options and filtering conditions to customize the default behavior of schema comparison and synchronization. Refer to our documentation center to learn more about how to compare table schemas between two databases using Schema Compare in detail.
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