The wallet.dat file is located in the Bitcoin data directory. It is intended that a wallet file be used on only one installation of Bitcoin at a time.
Where is my wallet.dat file? In Windows, go to Start -> Run (or press WinKey+R) and run this: explorer %APPDATA%\Bitcoin. In Mac, open Finder -> Press [shift] + [cmd] + [g]...
Now I would like to import my original wallet.dat from the old client which was encrypted into an new version of Bitcoin-Qt.
Bitcoin-Qt is a full p2p network client, so to work, it needs to sync with the network. Basically, it will download every transaction that was done with the currency (~15 GB in total at the moment).
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This specific wallet.dat file stores transaction data and all other related information (keys, metadata, options) about your Bitcoin activity.
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Today Bitomat, Poland-based third largest Bitcoin exchange, announced that as of July 26 they lost access to their wallet.dat file and thus the exchange’s entire fund base has become inaccessible.
The file location of wallet.dat : To access the wallet.dat file, you must understand a little about how the files and folders work in your computer.
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