Explorer-like MSMQ and ActiveMQ management console

QueueExplorer 4.0

With QueueExplorer you can do much more than with built-in management console - copy, move or delete messages, save and load, stress test, view and edit full message bodies (with support for XML, JSON, .Net objects...), and much more.

Key benefits for developers/testers

  • Test sending and receiving applications independently of each other - create, store, analyze, edit, and resend test messages.
  • Send thousands of messages for performance testing.
  • View and edit message body in detail - JSON, XML, WCF, .Net...
  • Extract your own business data from messages using XPath, JSON, or Regex (Pro).

Key benefits for administrators

  • Backup and restore messages.
  • Manage local and remote queues.
  • Troubleshoot, fix and resend poison and failed/deadletter messages.
  • Filter and sort messages to quickly find important data.
  • Tab based interface for working with multiple servers at once (Pro).

Additional benefits over built-in MSMQ console:

Additional benefits over ActiveMQ web console

  • Live Topic view - watch messages as they arrive.
  • All message and header properties are available in a message list, and can be used for filtering and sorting.
  • Reduced clutter - collapse all queues/topics with same prefix, e.g. ActiveMQ.Advisory.Connection, ActiveMQ.Advisory.Consumer...
  • Although QueueExplorer is Windows application, it can manage remote ActiveMQ brokers running on Unix/Linux.

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New in QueueExplorer 4.x

  • Auto refresh
  • Progressive message loading
  • ActiveMQ support
  • Flexible GUI with docking panels
  • Better MSMQ connectivity with QueueProxy

New in Professional edition:

  • Extract data from messages using XPath, JSON, or Regex
  • Custom folders for queues
  • Improved queue views

Full list of improvements in 4.0 with screenshots

Standard vs Professional editions

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Main window
Main window

Message body
Message body - .Net view

Message body
Message body - XML Editor

Mass paste
Bulk sender

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