84,488,480 programs installed

Should I remove PostgreSQL?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
Be the first to rate (click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #7,214
United States Rank #11,083
Reach 0.0587%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.37 days
571.43 days >
Average installed length: 300.25 days


8.4 100.00%

Other programs by PostgreSQL Global Development Group

PostgreSQL 8.4

What is PostgreSQL?

PostgreSQL, often simply Postgres, is an object-relational database management system (ORDBMS).


PostgreSQL 8.4 is a software program developed by PostgreSQL Global Development Group. The setup package generally installs about 48 files and is usually about 108.26 MB (113,518,651 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 25% of users of PostgreSQL come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.postgresql.org
Help link: www.postgresql.org/docs
Installation folder: C:\postgreSQL
Uninstaller: C:\postgreSQL\uninstall-postgresql.exe
Estimated size: 108.26 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PostgreSQL 8.4

  • uninstall-postgresql.exe - PostgreSQL
  • pgevent.dll - Eventlog message formatter

How do I remove PostgreSQL?

You can uninstall PostgreSQL from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program PostgreSQL 8.4, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove PostgreSQL.

Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.69%
Windows 10 34.86%
Windows XP 4.23%
Windows Vista 4.23%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.97%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.00%
Windows 7 Professional 11.19%
Windows 8.1 8.15%
Windows 10 Home 7.81%
Windows 10 Pro 5.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 24.76%
  France 8.06%
  Italy 7.08%
  United Kingdom 6.60%
  Germany 5.21%
  Canada 3.83%
  Brazil 3.66%
  Spain 2.85%
  Australia 2.44%
  Finland 2.44%
  Netherlands 2.20%
  Poland 1.95%
  Russia 1.87%
  Belgium 1.79%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 21.04%
Dell 19.74%
ASUS 16.28%
Acer 15.71%
Lenovo 6.48%
Samsung 4.90%
Toshiba 3.17%
Intel 1.44%
MSI 1.44%
Apple 1.01%
Medion 0.86%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.05%
ASUS All Series 4.27%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.56%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.14%
Acer Aspire 5738 1.78%
Dell Inspiron 3847 1.78%


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.