Professional MySQL Backup Software - Automatic Backup Scheduler for MySQL VS. MySQL Workbench.
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Professional MySQL Backup Software VS. MySQL Workbench.


MySQL Workbench is a powerful but complex MySQL database management software. You can use it to design database, modeling, create and manage your databases. But if you just want to back up or export / import databases, these functions are redundant for you, you just need a professional MySQL backup and recovery software.

Automatic Backup Scheduler for MySQL is an easy-to-use and professional automated MySQL backup and recovery software. It can be used to back up MySQL database to the SQL files, the other MySQL server or database on schedule, and it supports Full Backup, Incremental Backup and Differential Backup. You can compress and password MySQL backup files, upload them to your FTP server or Email box. With Windows Service function, you do not need to log in Windows system for scheduling backing up and restoring.



  1. Runs under Windows 8/7/2008 Server/Vista/2003 Server/XP/2000 (32 bit and 64 bit).
  2. Supports MySQL from 4.0 to the latest version (MySQL 4.0, 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 5.6, 6.0, etc.).
  3. Supports MySQL servers run on all Operating Systems (Linux, UNIX, Windows, Ubuntu, etc.).

Key Features
Let's look at the features of Automatic Backup Scheduler for MySQL and MySQL Workbench.
Features Automatic Backup Scheduler for MySQL
MySQL Workbench
Professional Task Scheduler Yes No
Back up MySQL databases to the other server directly Yes No
Back up a MySQL database to the other database directly Yes No
Upload the backup files to FTP Yes No
Upload the backup files to Email Box Yes No
Send error report to Email Box Yes No
Compress the backup files such as ZIP or GZIP Yes No
Windows Service for scheduling backing up without any users logged in Windows Yes No
Back up the newly-created and updated items Yes No
Automatically delete the expired backup files Yes No
Records the backup files history for recovery Yes No
Choose to Back up Tablespaces or not Yes No
Back up and restore MySQL master and slave script Yes No
Back up and restore all items of MySQL ( Tablespaces, Databases, Tables, Views, Triggers, Stored Procedures, Functions, Events, Indexes, Primary Keys, Foreign Keys, etc. ) Yes No
Log File Clarity Hard to Read
Connect MySQL via TCP/IP, SSL, SSH, Compression, Shared-Memory, Named Pipe, Socket Yes Shared-Memory
Full/Incremential/Differential Backup Yes Only Full Backup
User friendly GUI Yes Yes
Back up and restore all character sets of MySQL ( Unicode, UTF8, etc. ) Yes Yes
Back up and restore all field types of MySQL ( BLOB, TEXT, VARCHAR, DATE, DECIMAL, etc. ) Yes Yes
Back up and restore all store engines of MySQL ( InnoDB, MyISAM, BDB, etc. ) Yes Yes
Select databases from the SQL files when recovery (Reverse Parse) Yes Yes
Unlimited number of databases and servers Yes Yes
Back up and restore MySQL databases by Command Line Program Yes Yes
Features Automatic Backup Scheduler for MySQL
MySQL Workbench





Main Window
Main Window


Create Task
Create Task

You can create the following tasks:
  1. Back up MySQL databases to the SQL files
  2. Back up MySQL databases to the other server
  3. Back up a MySQL database to the other database
  4. Restore MySQL databases from the backup files
  5. Restore MySQL databases from the other server
  6. Restore a MySQL database from the other database
  7. Execute SQL Script
Enjoy it now!




  1. Runs under Windows 8/7/2008 Server/Vista/2003 Server/XP/2000 (32 bit and 64 bit).
  2. Supports MySQL from 4.0 to the latest version (MySQL 4.0, 4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 5.6, 6.0, etc.).
  3. Supports MySQL servers run on all Operating Systems (Linux, UNIX, Windows, Ubuntu, etc.).
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