Frequently Asked Questions
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The official FAQs are in the process of being migrated to the wiki. For those not listed on this page, see Official FAQs on the website.
- Why can't I connect to the database from a remote system?
- How do I fix incorrect sequences?
- How can I make a statement faster?
- How do I figure out why some statements are executing slowly?
- What has changed in recent PostgreSQL versions?
- How can admin tasks login to the database without a password?
- Why am I seeing plenty of database writes on my read-only query?
- What GUI database design tools are available?
- What test frameworks exist?
- How do I change the order of columns in a table?
- How can I limit what resources a query or user uses?
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