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Frequently Asked Questions

Where are all the behind the scenes files?

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Depending on which OS and wallet you use, LBRY files may be stored in several places.

Windows

  • C:\Program Files\LBRY [32-bit located in Program Files(x86)] - LBRY application itself
  • C:\Users\%USER%\AppData\Local\lbry\lbrynet or %localappdata%\lbry\lbrynet - Daemon configuration, logs, encrypted blob files
  • C:\Users\%USER%\AppData\Local\lbry\lbryum or %localappdata%\lbry\lbryum - Wallet and blockchain data

*If you originally installed v0.14 and below, the lbrynet and lbryum directories will be in %appdata%

MacOS

  • ~/Library/Application Support/LBRY - LBRY application, daemon configuration, logs and encrypted blob files
  • ~/.lbryum - Wallet and blockchain data
  • ~/.lbrycrd - Location for lbrycrdd full blockchain data (separate install)

Hint: copy/paste the above directories into Finder - Click Go from the Finder top menu bar, then Go To Folder

Linux

  • /opt/LBRY - LBRY application itself
  • ~/.local/share/lbry/lbrynet - Daemon configuration and encrypted blob files
  • ~/.local/share/lbry/lbryum - Wallet and blockchain headers
  • ~/.lbrycrd - Location for lbrycrdd full blockchain data (separate install)

*If you originally installed v0.14 and below, the lbrynet and lbryum directories will be ~/.lbrynet / ~/.lbryum

Android

Use file manager to navigate to the path below

  • Internal storage/android/data/io.lbry.browser/files/lbrynet - Daemon configuration, logs, encrypted blob files
  • Internal storage/android/data/io.lbry.browser/files/lbryum - Wallet and blockchain data

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