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PGAdmin3 Is Not Present in pgsql/bin Directory


Published: 27 Sep 2017
Last Modified Date: 18 Nov 2017

Issue

The program PGAdmin3.exe is no longer present in the pgsql/bin directory in the Tableau Server install.

Environment

Tableau Server 10.0.14,10.1.12, 10.2.6, 10.3.4, 10.4.1 and their respective later versions.

Resolution

Option 1

Use the command-line tool, psql, that continues to be available in the pgsql/bin directory. For instructions, see PostgreSQL Documentation.

Option 2

If you need a graphical tool to access PostgreSQL directly, you can download it from https://www.postgresql.org/

Cause

Due to end of life support for the PGAdmin3.exe tool, it was removed from Tableau Server. 

Additional Information

PGAdmin3.exe is not necessary for the function of Tableau Server.
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