About Devart ODBC Driver for xBase

Easy and secure connection to xBase.

Devart ODBC Driver for xBase provides a high-performance and feature-rich connectivity solution for ODBC-based applications to access xBase from Windows, macOS, Linux, both 32-bit and 64-bit. Full support for standard ODBC API functions and data types implemented in the driver makes interaction of your database applications with xBase fast, easy and extremely handy.


  • Direct Connection - Database applications can establish a connections directly. Direct Connection gives your applications an advantage - connect directly via TCP/IP without any additional libraries or client tools. That improves performance of your applications, their quality, reliability and especially the deployment process.
  • SSL Encryption - Work securely using SSL connection options provided in the driver along with support for SSL.
  • SSH Secure Connection - You can also connect securely via SSH tunnel. SSH is one of the most reliable protocols for data encryption.
  • Bulk Updates - You can perform bulk updates by combining SQL statements into batches, thus simplifying and speeding up large data modification.
  • Advanced Data Conversion - Includes advanced Data Conversion mechanisms that provide bi-directional mapping to ODBC data types.
  • ODBC Conformance - The driver provides full support for common ODBC interface:
    • ODBC API Functions support
    • ODBC Data Types support
    • In addition, it provides support for Advanced Connection String parameters. Thus allowing any desktop and web applications to connect from various environments and platforms that support ODBC.
  • Integration - The driver is compatible with 3rd-party data analysis tools, such as Microsoft Excel, and integrates with various IDEs and systems like Visual Studio, etc.
  • Platforms - The driver can be used with 32-bit and 64-bit applications on both x32 and x64 platforms, so there is no need to additionally configure the driver, applications or environment.
  • Fully Unicode Driver - You can retrieve and work with any data from multi-lingual databases correctly, not depending on whether its charset is Latin, Cyrillic, Hebrew, Chinese, etc., in any environment localization.