Important: Due to the vast amounts of downloads the free IBExpert Personal Edition registration procedure is fully automated. We can therefore provide neither support nor service for this software edition.
The IBExpert Personal Edition is a free version of the IBExpert Developer Studio software that we offer to our customers for personal use. It includes access to the IBExpert IDE. (All other IBExpert Developer Studio modules are available in the IBExpert Developer Studio full version.)
1. The Personal Edition is certainly not intended for commercial use on multiple computers in a company, nor to be passed on or sold to others.
2. The Personal Edition may not be activated for other users.
3. Use of the IBExpert Personal Edition is only allowed by the person who has conducted the download from his/her account in the IBExpert Download Center.
4. A developer may use the Personal Edition commercially at his employer's (according to the terms in 3.). Any use by any other person or any form of distribution is strictly prohibited without prior written permission and will be prosecuted.
5. One free activation per customer per week is allowed.
Activations for the Personal Edition are valid until the end of a calendar month. When starting the Personal Edition at the beginning of the new month you need to enter a new activation code.
The free IBExpert Personal Edition is also compatible with Linux/Wine!
The IBExpert Personal Edition (with limited functionalities) can be downloaded here. You will need to enter a valid email address to receive a personal password, allowing you access to the IBExpert Download Center.
Once you have received your password you can login into the IBExpert Download Center and download the IBExpert Personal Edition. The registration procedure is described in our online documentation.
If you are not using IBExpert software for your personal use, please purchase an IBExpert Full Edition.
You can also replace the IBExpert Personal Edition our competitively priced IBExpert Day Edition packages, e.g. for your home office, for customer support, training, for database repairs, or to take a look at a Firebird database when you are out and about.
You can view all IBExpert software products and fees on our website: IBExpert products, services & prices.
Further information regarding the free IBExpert Personal Edition can be found in our IBExpert online documentation:
You can also find tips and solutions to a number of frequently asked questions: