Convert MySQL to Progress

Full Convert is designed for ease of use and reliability to make sure you get your job done as quickly and as simply as possible.

MySQL is also known as MyISAM, InnoDB (related files: frm, myd, myi).

Making migration easy for you

Full Convert is a fully self-tuning software. Your migration will work as expected without you needing to adjust anything.

Data types are different in Progress compared to MySQL. We automatically adjust them as we copy the tables so you don't have to worry about it. You can adjust the mapping rules if you wish to change the following defaults:

  • bigint unsigned bigint
  • char character
  • datetime timestamp
  • decimal numeric
  • double double precision
  • enum varchar(255)
  • float real
  • geography clob
  • geometry clob
  • int integer
  • int unsigned bigint
  • json clob
  • longblob blob
  • longtext clob
  • mediumblob blob
  • mediumint integer
  • mediumint unsigned integer
  • mediumtext clob
  • nchar character
  • nvarchar varchar
  • set varchar(255)
  • smallint unsigned integer
  • text clob
  • tinyblob blob
  • tinyint unsigned smallint
  • tinytext clob
  • varbinary blob
  • year integer

Full Convert migration in 4 easy steps

MySQL connection


We will choose MySQL from the source database engines list. As our MySQL server is on the local machine and we have full privileges, we will simply choose a database from the dropdown menu.



We will select Progress from the drop down and fill out the connection parameters.

Progress connection

Start the conversion

All source tables are selected for conversion by default. In case you only need some tables, simply deselect the ones you don't need - or deselect all, then select just the tables you do need. Click the Copy your database button to get started.



Conversion is highly-optimized to run as fast as possible, yet provides top-notch reliability. Huge tables are converted in small chunks at a time, preserving memory and ensuring that your computer stays fast and responsive.

Data copying from source to target
Target database browser

Data is now in the target database

Use our built-in database browser to examine the copied data. Of course, you can also examine the conversion in detail and see in-depth information for each table.

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