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I'm building a DB for someone as a favor and whilst I'm perfectly OK to create a DB in Azure SQL for them and do the requisite TSQL coding they require I do also need to give them a client based way to access the data that involves no non-SQL coding from me.

Ideally this would be a light weight alternative to SSMS that is compatibile with Azure. That way I can give them a series of scripts and paramtised SPs to run. Can someone recommend something that works please?

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Have a look at LINQPad -- linqpad.net SQL Azure is supported as well. –  Kin Jun 20 '13 at 16:26
    
Looks good Kin.. feel free to submit it as an answer –  Paul Jun 20 '13 at 20:35
    
thanks Glad that it helped. Posted it as an answer. –  Kin Jun 20 '13 at 20:55
    
Squirrel client looks like it could be a winner too, just in case anyone else reads this question .. –  Paul Jun 27 '13 at 12:44

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Have a look at LINQPad. SQL Azure is supported as well.

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Perhaps SQL Azure Database Manager? Requires a browser, internet connection, and Silverlight. http://www.mssqltips.com/sqlservertip/2295/getting-started-with-the-sql-azure-database-manager/

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