How to open a file with .sql extension?

File Type : Source code and script files
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .sql file

Searching for the right program to open .sql files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .sql file extension?

.sql stands for Structured Query Language. These are text files written in the SQL and contains SQL code which is used to modify the contents of a relational database. They contain instructions and statements to create, modify, delete, insert, update a database. These files can be read by any SQL-compatible database like MySQL, Microsoft Access etc. And any text editor can be used to edit the commands.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open sqlfiles:

  • gVim
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Notepad
  • Richardson RazorSQL
  • MySQL
  • Altova DatabaseSpy
  • Other Text Editor
  • Apple TextEdit
  • MalcolmHardie Solutions SQLEditor
  • Richardson RazorSQL
  • MySQL
  • MacroMates TextMate
  • Bare Bones BBEdit 10
  • Other Text Editor
  • MySQL
  • Richardson RazorSQL
  • Any Text Editor