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Warning: This documentation is for a pre-release version of pgAdmin 4


Version 8.9

Release date: 2024-06-27

This release contains a number of bug fixes and new features since the release of pgAdmin 4 v8.8.

Supported Database Servers

PostgreSQL: 12, 13, 14, 15, and 16

EDB Advanced Server: 12, 13, 14, 15, and 16

Bundled PostgreSQL Utilities

psql, pg_dump, pg_dumpall, pg_restore: 16.3

New features

Issue #5932 - Provide option to set theme based on OS theme preference.


Issue #7363 - Remove the usage of MUI makeStyles as it doesn’t support React 18.

Bug fixes

Issue #6357 - Disable the query tool editor input if any SQL is being loaded to prevent users from typing.
Issue #7241 - Fixed an issue where resizable data editors in query tool should not be allowed to resize beyond the app window bounds.
Issue #7295 - Fixed new line indentation in query editor and add a user preference to disable it.
Issue #7306 - Ensure that a user can connect to a server using SSL certificates and identity files from a shared storage.
Issue #7316 - Fixed an issue where object explorer toolbar button not showing shortcut in the tooltip.
Issue #7414 - Add support for comments on RLS policy object.
Issue #7476 - Fixed an issue where changing a column name should reflect in all the constraints in table object dialog and ERD table dialog.
Issue #7481 - Fixed an issue where dark theme shows white background when all tabs are closed.
Issue #7516 - Ensure preferences can be loaded using preferences.json.
Issue #7523 - Fixed an issue where the schema diff incorrectly marked tables as different due to schema-qualified trigger functions in the trigger definitions.
Issue #7528 - Fixed an issue where backslash breaks syntax highlighting.
Issue #7536 - Search Objects dialog should focus on search input on open.
Issue #7542 - Fixed incorrect sorting of size in statistics tab.
Issue #7555 - Fixed an issue where query tool shortcuts for find/replace are not working.
Issue #7556 - Fixed migration failure while using external database.
Issue #7593 - Fixed an issue where query tool auto-complete stops working after connection change.
Issue #7605 - Fix the permissions issue in the pgAdmin installation directory on Debian and RHEL-8 platforms (CVE-2024-6238).
Issue #7616 - Fixed an issue where delete button in Users data was enabled for incorrect rows.