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Move blockchain folder on Windows [duplicate]

I have read https://www.monero.how/tutorial-how-to-speed-up-initial-blockchain-sync and downloaded the 27.2 gb raw file. I had the monero gui installed and specified the directory for the blockchain ...
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Where is the blockchain saved, in windows?

I'm kind of mystified. Bitmonerod says it's up to date. I don't see anything in my monero folder that looks like a blockchain. I also searched, using the windows file explorer, for all files bigger ...
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Where are the monero-core configuration parameters stored?

Where are the monero-core (official GUI) configuration values stored?
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How do I move the Monero blockchain files safely?

I am using the latest version of the monero GUI on Windows. The problem is that I do not have enough space on my main drive to download the full blockchain for synchronisation of my wallet. I want to ...
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How to move/copy monero wallet and data

Is it possible to copy or move the entire monero wallet and all associated/needed data/config files? Can we basically backup monero wallet as it is setup with blockchain, configs, keys, wallets, all ...
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Hard disk space usage using Helium Hydra on Windows, 64bit

On my laptop I downloaded Helium Hydra for Windows 64 bit OS. After running the monero-wallet-gui.exe and waiting for the syncing to stop (about 15 hours) I suspect about 30GB of C:/ space was used. I ...
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Changing to new computer - can I avoid having to download the blockchain again? [duplicate]

The GUI wallet on my current computer is fully synchronized. I've just bought a new computer and will download the GUI wallet onto it. Can I copy the blockchain from my current computer to the new one,...
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How to make a symlink to an external drive? [closed]

I have an external drive that I want to store my blockchain on. I gather that I can make a symlink to my .bitmonero folder so the blockchain automatically gets stored on the external drive but I don't ...
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Change path of blockchain data on Debian?

I tried to follow the guide here (How do I move the blockchain (data.mdb) to a different directory during (or after) the initial sync without losing the progress?), but I cannot change the path to my ...
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Monero Daemon shows an error Failed to add TCP Socket

Was working ok, then I moved everything to a different HDD and now Deamon refuses to co-operate. I shut down my AV, Firewall, everything I can think of. I don't know much about ports, any advice would ...