The easiest way to get started with PostgreSQL on the Mac

Just download, drag to the applications folder, and double-click

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What's In The Box? contains a full featured PostgreSQL installation in a single package:


The quickest way to get help is to ask @Postgresapp on Twitter or to open an issue on Github. When reporting bugs, please always tell us which version of and which version of OS X you are using.

Make sure you include detailed error messages, even if your issue seems similar to another one.

GitHub Issues is also the best place for feature requests.


There are a many ways to contribute to Here are some ideas:

If you want to help, email Jakob Egger:


The source code for is released under the PostgreSQL License. The app also includes binaries from projects using other licenses. Please see the GitHub page and individual project pages for details.

Credits is maintained by Jakob Egger. was created by Mattt Thompson.

We'd like to thank Craig Kerstiens for support.