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Windows 2003 std with multiple instances of Postgres.exe running

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Tony GiangrecoFlag for United States of America asked on
Windows Server 2003PostgreSQL
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I just inherited responsibility for another Win2003 server. It’s running very slow and I’m looking to lighten it’s load. In task mgr, I noticed there are five instances of postgres.exe running and I’m assuming it relates to PostgreSQL. Nobody in the company remembers it being installed or needed. How do I deternine what app is using it?

I don’t see PostgreSQL listed in add/remove programs. How do I determine what app uses it?
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