Develop full featured .NET applications faster

Radzen Studio is a rapid application development tool that enables you to create line of business (LoB) applications in minutes.

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Radzen contains all the features that Visual Studio LightSwitch developers need to make modern web applications.

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Upgrade your Visual Studio LightSwitch applications to Radzen

  • Radzen scaffolds a fully functional .NET application from your LightSwitch database in seconds.
  • You can extend the C# or VB code in Visual Studio or customize the application from the WYSIYWG designer.
  • Deploying to your local IIS is one click away.
Migration Steps

Radzen Studio features at a glance

Database scaffolding

Scaffold a fully working CRUD application from your MS SQL, MySQL, Oracle or PostgreSQL database.

WYSIWYG designer

Drag and drop components and and use the built-in wizards to visually build your application.

No vendor lock-in

Radzen applications use open-source technologies - .NET Core, Angular. You can build, run and deploy using free tools.

Desktop and Mobile

Radzen applications are responsive out of the box and look great on desktop and mobile devices.

User Management

Allow your users to create accounts, roles, sign in with passwords or Active Directory.


Provide localized versions of your application.

Rich Extensibility

Add business logic or custom UI components.

Easy deployment

Deploy your Radzen applications to IIS or Azure with a single click.

Reporting and Export

View your SSRS reports. Allow your users to export data to Microsoft Excel.

Trusted by the LightSwitch community

Our customer oriented approach, forward thinking and the active community are the top reasons why LightSwitch developers pick Radzen.

I used Microsoft LightSwitch for years until its demise in October, 2016. I am in the process of rewriting those applications in Radzen and now have six in production.

System Analyst @ City of Grand Junction

I first learned of Radzen from After a quick trial it became apparent that existing server side code, could be reused and the MS Lightswitch look and feel quickly replicated with Radzen.

Project Manager @ Animal Health International

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Step 1
Start with data

Connect to your database and get a fully functional web app generated from scratch. Works with MSSQL, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, OData, Swagger, REST services.

Import data (1:03)
Step 2

Add additional pages or edit the generated ones. The familiar drag-and-drop interface makes it a breeze by previewing your changes instantly.

Visual designer (0:30)
Step 3
Run & deploy

Bring your application to live in seconds. No coding required. Deploy with just a single click to IIS, FTP or Azure.

Run and deploy (0:25)
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