ApexSQL Refactor 2018 – Product update alert

ApexSQL Refactor 2018 has been released

About ApexSQL Refactor: ApexSQL Refactor is a SQL Server Management Studio and Visual Studio formatting and refactoring add-in for SQL Server with nearly 200 formatting options and 15 refactors such as table partitioning, safe rename, wildcard expansion and more.

For more information, visit the ApexSQL Refactor product page

About this release:


  • High DPI and 4K resolution support
  • GUI themes:
    • Light
    • Blue
    • Dark
  • Applied concepts of Visual Language Dictionary for Visual Studio for iconography, imagery, colors, menus, fonts, formatting and other GUI elements
  • Azure SQL Database syntax support for format SQL:
    • add secondary,
    • data_source,
    • elastic_pool,
    • failover,
    • migration_state

Improved quality:

  • 17 bugs and known issues fixed


  • The application now requires Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.1

See also:
Release notes


March 29, 2018