Connecting via ODBC

The best way to connect to when you're on Windows is via ODBC.

First, download the PostgreSQL ODBC driver for version 12 of Postgres:
64 bit download.
32 bit download.

Unzip this, and install it via the included MSI file.

Open up the ODBC Data Source application on your Windows Machine, and add a new source:


Click Add... and choose the Postgres Unicode driver:


Click Finish.

Click "Configure" and add your username, set the server to and use your password from the connect dialog on your repo page. Leave the Database field blank!


Hit Save and you're all done!

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