I want to make portable client so I found with start bitcoin-qt.exe -datadir=data

But where is default data dir so I can move it there?


It depends on your operating system. Read about it here.




~/Library/Application Support/Bitcoin/


C:\Documents and Settings\YourUserName\Application data\Bitcoin (XP)

C:\Users\YourUserName\Appdata\Roaming\Bitcoin (Vista and 7)
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    Hi ScripterRon! You can improve this answer by including the relevant information in the answer instead of just providing a link. Thanks! – D.H. - bitcoin.se Jan 5 '14 at 17:36
  • @D.H. I just added this info to the answer. – tim peterson Sep 1 '14 at 18:31

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