How do I backup my wallet.dat file?

algorithm X11
source branch 0.17

updated October 28, 2022, 3:21 pm

Backup your wallet.dat file with the following instructions.

Close your wallet.

Open "Run" with the keyboard combination winkey + r.

Enter the following text behind "Open": explorer

Press on the button "OK".

Click on the menu bar, type the following text %appdata% and press on the enter key. enter

Open the blockchain directory of your coin, the directory name is the name of your coin.

Copy the file wallet.dat to a safe location.