The AppData\Roaming\Ethereum folder on my computer weighs 5GB, but geth has reduced my disk space by a lot more than 5GB.

Where else does it store data?

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I have the

  • C:\Users\<user>\AppData\Ethash Data for the proof of work algorithm used by Ethereum (previous version has stored data at AppData\Local\Ethash).

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