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How to set connection timeout for pgAdmin 4 (postgres 9.6)

I have read the article listed here:

How to set connection timeout value for pgAdmin?

many times, but I still have no idea where one sets the config parameter for connection_timeout. I am connecting from a local host to a local host, so there should be no real problems with keep alives.

I am using PgAdmin 4, PostGreSQL 9.6 on windows 10.

I would like to know the path to:

  • Is this something that has to be set in the server, (e.g. postgresql.conf) and what is the value to set?
  • Or is this something in the client (and where is the client config and what has to be set?)
  • Or is this a bug in PGADMIN
  • Or something else

I see others are also confused:

Is there a timeout option for remote access to PostgreSQL database?