Where does Docker daemon store image and container data on the local disk ?

  • docker system info and see "Docker Root Dir" value maybe ? (just a guess) – Tensibai Jul 13 '17 at 11:55
  • Docker Root Dir: /var/lib/docker it says – Peter Muryshkin Jul 13 '17 at 12:01

Most of the persisted data is written to: C:\ProgramData\docker

you should have directories here such as:



The layer and image data is stored under these.

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    could you provide some examples that reside in this folder? Only service.txt exists in my case – 030 Oct 3 '17 at 12:35
  • you could update the answer – 030 Oct 3 '17 at 13:32

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