LARAGON – Update HeidiSQL

1. Introduction

In Laragon, updating HeidiSQL to its latest version is easy.

Just download the new version, and unpack it into the right folder.

2. Laragon - Updating HeidiSQL

  • Rename the folder \laragon\bin\heidisql\ to \laragon\bin\heidisql.bak\
  • Create a new empty folder \laragon\bin\heidisql\
  • Download the latest portable 64 bit HeidiSQL version as a ZIP archive from and unpack its content into the newly created \laragon\bin\heidisql\folder.
  • In the menu, select MySQL HeidiSQL.
  • Click on the Import settings file… button and import the file \laragon\bin\heidisql.bak\portable_settings.txt
  • Click the OK button.
  • Close the HeidiSQL Session Manager. 
  • In the menu, select MySQLHeidiSQL.
  • In the left pane of the HeidiSQL Session Manager, select the Laragon entry.
  • Click the Open button to start your newly installed version of HeidiSQL.
  • You can now delete the folder  \laragon\bin\heidisql.bak\


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