Questions tagged [pgadmin-4]

pgAdmin is an open source management tool for Postgres. pgAdmin 4 is a completely new client, intended to replace the older pgAdmin III.

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How to backup some selected tables, but not all, in pgAdmin 4?

In pgAdmin 3, the dialog to perform a backup allowed you to check and un-check the tables you wanted to be part of your backup. In pgAdmin 4, either I am unable to find this feature, or it is not ...
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Could a query be still active after pgAdmin4 crashed?

As i am asking in the title, I am wondering if a query can be still active after pgAdmin4 crashed ? Indeed I was running a very long-time query.. CREATE TABLE intersection as ( SELECT buff.rownum ...
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In pgAdmin 4, show multiple lines of a TEXT column

A have a TEXT column in which the values contain newlines. When I query the column in pgAdmin, I only see the first line of each value. Can I make pgAdmin show multiple lines in a cell?
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Why pgAdmin4 invoke "'utf8' codec can't decode byte 0xe9 in position 42: invalid continuation byte" error?

I'm newbie in postgreSQL ,when I'm trying to create a new local server using pgAdmin4 ,it shows me this error : 'utf8' codec can't decode byte 0xe9 in position 42: invalid continuation byte I'm ...
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Problem: Remote connection with pgAdmin4

I just installed the Java and PostgreSQL environment on a server (for remote testing) CentOS 7 From the command line using ssh would seem that there are no problems in the sense that I can access the ...
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pgAdmin 4 - Can't do anything after connection lost

I'm using pgAdmin 4.5 on Windows 10. When I connect to a database, things going well. Then after some idle time, pgAdmin says "The connection is lost", then refuse to do anything, including ...
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PG4Admin "local variable 'debugger_version' "?

My Postgres version is 9.6, running on Windows 7 Professional. I have just upgraded to pgAdmin 4.2.3 since I was not able to get the debugger to work at all with my previous pgAdmin. I installed ...
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What are the .pgAdmin4.2123502176.addr and .log files?

I recently installed pgAdmin4 on Win 10 64-bit. At the top of my main User directory it makes two tiny files, .pgAdmin4.2123502176.addr and .pgAdmin4.2123502176.log. (I'm assuming the numbers change ...
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How to open pgAdmin 4 v6.0 in browser instead of running as a desktop app

It looks like PgAdmin 4 v5.4+ (I have v6) works as a standalone desktop app and the option to open in a browser window is not there by default. I am using macOS Big Sur. How can I open PgAdmin UI in ...
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How do I run pgadmin in a web browser by default?

I'm running pgadmin 5.4 on macOS Big Sur. When I open the application, pgadmin launches in Desktop Mode, as a standalone app. My goal is to force pgadmin to run within a browser instead, but I'm ...
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How to get rid of PGAdmin 'Notifications' panel

I pushed some key combination by mistake that made this panel pop up: Now I can't find how to make it disappear. The solution is not evident at all, and it is really bothering because it covers a big ...
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pgAdmin 4, force "The application has lost the database connection:"

Whenever I put my computer in sleep mode pgAdmin 4 loses the connection to the remote Postgresql database (and that's fine). When I start up the computer again I have two options. Either restart ...
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Administrator can't view tables ("server refused to connect")

I'm quite experienced with MSSQL and MySQL/MariaDB, but I'm a newbie re PostgreSQL. I got everything to work, except for the odd detail that the admin user which I set up during installation can't &...
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Persistent problems importing CSV files via pgAdmin 4 to PostgreSQL 12 on Mac OS - Failing with Exit Code -6

I've been trying for several days to import CSV files into a PostgreSQL 12 database hosted on Mac OS 10.15.5, using the Import/Export tool in pgAdmin 4. I am consistently getting an error message ...
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pgAdmin 4 restore ignores "Clean before restore"

I am using pgadmin v4.22 to backup and restore a database. This works fine the first time, but when I want to restore it again to a backup with deleting the old data, pgAdmin seems to ignore the Clean ...
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Is it possible to change the browser that pgadmin4 uses?

I have Debian 10, pgadmin4, and KDE. When I open pgadmin4, it opens with Firefox. I have several other browsers installed. If I try to paste the link in any other browser, I get this error message: ...
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Can't reach my servers on pgAdmin4

I have an issue on pgAdmin 4.14: I can't open the servers anymore. Whenever I open it I have this never-ending wheel. Furthermore, I have this weird pop-up that I can't close. I was able to reach my ...
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Adding condition (Similarity) causes sequence scan

Struggling with this one a little bit, as I would have expected the performance to be better combining the queries that separated. The queries are produced using Django ORM 1.11. With the ...
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Problems with creating new local server

I have a problem with creating a new server in PgAdmin 4. I have server with the port 5432 as standard. Now I am trying to create a new server with port 5433. When I try to create the server I get the ...
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How to set the max characters per column field to specify the maximum length of data displayed in a single column in pgAdmin 4

In my table I have a column of type "json". This json data is up to 10MB big. It takes a lot of time to render such an amount of data in PgAdmin 4. Even if my table consists just of one row the ...
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pgAdmin 4 Not connected to the server

I've installed Postgresql 11 and pgAdmin4 (version 4.5) and while I'm able to create tables in a new database, if I attempt to SELECT or INSERT into those tables I always get a message 'Not connected ...
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Dumping Postgres schema from Google cloud SQL

Now this may look trivial but it is a managed service so I don't have the superuser rights. And various schema/tables/sequences have different roles/users as their owners so I can't just use pg_dump ...
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column (column_name) of relation (table_name) does not exist

The parameters are identical to the columns of the reference table, but still accuse that such a column does not exist in this table.
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postgresql connection with pgadmin4 shows all databases on the same domain

I have created 2 postgresql databases, 1 in the main domain and another one in the subdomain of the same domain. they both have different username and passwords. I have logged in with pgadmin 4 to ...
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pgadmin column sorting

I recently installed pgadmin 4.6.1 and I noticed that columns are sorted alphabetcally by name. Sometimes this can be annoying. Does anybody know if it possible to change this behaviour?
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Setting binary path in pgAdmin

I am trying to import data for a table from a csv file. Whenever I click on "Import.." after right clicking on the table, I get the following error message: " Please configure the ...
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pgAdmin4 Doesn't Start After PostgreSQL Config

I tweaked the hba_conf file to use username and password authentication rather than ident on local and ipv4 local connections and then I noticed that pgAdmin doesn't start up at all. I'm not sure if I ...
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how to fix "your account is locked. please contact admin" issue in postgresql when login

I'm new to PostgreSQL.I'm using postgreSQL locally. I used it last time without any issues. Now, when I try login with my login credentials it shows the account is locked message all the time.
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Nothing happens after backup job is created

I'm running postgreSQL 9.6/Pgadmin4 on a macOS and I'm trying to backup a database in pgadmin4 by : Right click on the DB Backup Once the backup job is created nothing happens afterwards and the ...
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Equivalent of PGAdmin III Server Status Activity Window in PGAdmin 4 v5

I'm in the process of upgrading to Postgres 13.2 from a much older version. This entails an upgrade from PGAdmin III to PGAdmin 4. PGAdmin III has a brilliantly designed feature called Server Status ...
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SQLAlchemy: table version already exists. pgAdmin4 fails on Linux Mint 20 and 20.1

I already found the solution, I just want to share it in case someone has the same problem. Situation Install pgAdmin4 version 4.30 on Linux Mint 20 (Ulyana) and Linux Mint 20.1 (Ulyssa) inside ...
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Understanding how to set up the port value in pgadmin4 docker from the GUI and in the servers.json config file when using an SSH tunnel

This is extraordinary tricky but I just discovered that, when you first open an SSH tunnel manually in bash (and somehow, I hope that I'm wrong somewhere...); user@localhost:~$ ssh -N -f -L 2345:...
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Failed (exit code: 1) when trying to restore DB from a .tar file in pgAdmin4

I'm been trying to restore my database and I'm getting an Exit error code 1. The database I'm trying to restore is SuperMart_DB.tar, but every time I get the same error message. I have seen previous ...
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How to find givien index by name in PostgreSQL

I know how to find index by name in MS SQL Server just by search for %name% But where I can do the same in PGAdmin4 ?
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Set up SSH tunnel with PgAdmin 4

I am new to pgAdmin and to SSH tunnels. I am trying to establish a connection to a postgres DB with SSH tunnel. I am on Windows 10. I am given the following instructions (I changed all the names and ...
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Mass Paste Data into Column in pgAdmin4

Using pgAdmin4. I have live client data in columns in my db- the identifying information is first name and last name. I want to replace that with randomly generated names for demo purposes. How can I ...
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Pgadmin4 : unable to login.Getting error failed to create ssh tunnel

I am using CentOs7, On the command line I login to the unix server via ssh (sshpass -p $PASS ssh linux_user@linux_box_ip ;;) and then give the below command after logging to the linux box. $ psql -h &...
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Is there a native(none-web) GUI client of pgadmin4?

I don't like web-based GUI, so I only installed the pgadmin4-desktop package for my Kubuntu 20.04, instead of pgadmin4-web and pgadmin4. According to the offical web page of pgAdmin4, A desktop ...
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AutoFK index disabled during foreign key creation in pgadmin

Trying to create a foreign key, but doesn't allow me to save the changes as it shows the error "Please specify covering index name." Cant specify the covering index unless i toggle the auto fk index ...
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Databases in psql Don't Show up in PgAdmin4

I'm using Ubuntu 18. I have PostgreSQL 11 and PgAdmin4 and I connect to PgAdmin4 from my browser by typing localhost/pgadmin4/. Recently, I found that the url doesn't work and internal server error ...
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pgAdmin IV and PostgreSQL 12.0: ERROR: schema "public" already exists

I have a database backup from pgAdmin III with PostgreSQL 12.0 (Ubuntu 12.0-2.pgdg16.04+1) on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I would like to restore this database on my pgAdmin IV with PostgreSQL 12.0 on Docker ...
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pgadmin: can't insert jsonb[] values with strings

I have jsonb[] column and it allows me to insert some nested arrays, but only with number values like {{1,2,3}, {4,5,6}, {7,8,9}}. I'm not talking about inserting some nested objects like {{"one": "...
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Query to reduce column length

I'm new to PostgreSQL so sorry if I haven't explained myself clearly! I've used the below query to find out the max character length of each column in my table. I now want to be able to shorten each ...
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pgAdmin4 version 3.1 how to update to the last version

We use the pgAdmin4 version 3.1 on Red Hat connecting to a server PostgresQL 9.6. In the log of the server, I notice some errors generated by the pga4dash : ERROR: column "waiting" does not exist ...
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PgAdmin4 unusable when database has lots of schemas

I have a production database with 60K database schemas. PgAdmin4 is unusable, I cannot even open "Query Tool" window. I suppose that PgAdmin tries to load database metadata, so that's the reason why ...
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pgadmin4 fails to start on fedora 27

(pgadmin4:10053): Gtk-WARNING **: Theme parsing error: gtk.css:8645:2: Junk at end of value for padding-left (pgadmin4:10053): Gtk-WARNING **: Theme parsing error: gtk.css:13132:11: 'shadowbox' is ...
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Backup Functions in PgAdmin 4 Version 1.6

How to backup all functions in pgadmin 4 version 1.6? After executing the below query the backup functions stored in which place? And how to find it? How to know all information is backed up with ...
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Set Binary path pgAdmin4

I am beginning to use pgAdmin4 on MacOS and trying to restore a database and keep getting this message: '/Library/PostgreSQL/9.6/bin/pg_restore' file not found. Please correct the Binary Path in the ...