Visual Studio 2015 Community Edition Feature


  • Since VS 2015 community edition is free, does it has SQL Server data & schema compare feature.

    if not, please let me know the free edition of VS that has this feature.

    Thursday, October 13, 2016 5:45 PM


  • Hi Rajavignesh Paranirajan,

    As far as I know, SQL Server data & schema compare feature is a feature of SSDT, and SSDT is support VS2015 Community.

    You could download SSDT from the following link:

    And How to: Use Schema Compare to Compare Different Database Definitions please refer to the following link:



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    Friday, October 14, 2016 2:22 AM

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