Two weeks ago I asked "How do I configure Windows XP to start the postgresql demon after each boot/reboot?", and BenV helped me out with his answer:
Make sure the service is set to start automatically.
Start->Control Panel->Administrative Tools->Services
- Find the service (should be named something like
- Make sure the Startup Type is set to Automatic
Additionally there was a problem with the password for the user postgres that I had to correct, and everything worked fine - until the 2nd reboot (I installed PostgreSQL on my developer PC, which I switch off every night). I had to correct the password again, and have to redo it ever since after every 2nd reboot.
What can I do?