Incorrect warning message ‘Only customers with a current support and upgrades contract can upgrade for free…’ is displayed in the application update dialog when new application version is available for free tools and tools with ‘Community edition’

Applies to
ApexSQL Diff, ApexSQL Data Diff, ApexSQL Doc, ApexSQL Script, ApexSQL Complete, ApexSQL Search, ApexSQL Refactor

Summary
This article explains what to do when ‘Only customers with a current support and upgrades contract can upgrade for free…’ warning is encountered when application update is initiated for free or Community edition ApexSQL tools.

ApexSQL Add-ins “crowding” menus in SSMS and VS

Summary
This article explains about the problem of ApexSQL Add-ins “crowding” menus in Visual Studio and SSMS and the resolution

Symptoms
Visual Studio and SQL server Management Studio menu bars is “crowded” with ApexSQL Add-ins

What to do if you’re experiencing performance issues with Visual Studio / SQL Server Management Studio while using ApexSQL add-ins

Summary
This article explains what to do if you’re experiencing performance issues with Microsoft Visual Studio/SQL server Management Studio while using (or just having installed) ApexSQL add-ins

Affected versions:

ApexSQL Complete 2012.02.0009 and lower
ApexSQL Refactor 2012.01.0038 and lower
ApexSQL Search 2013.01.0006 and lower