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Is their an option in QGIS to save the project with the data source being relative path.

I Dont see the option here.QGIS Wroclaw1.7.3enter image description here

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Goto: 1) Settings 2) Project Properties.. 3) Now check the general tab you should see save paths and besides relativ ( I believe its even standard since vers. 1.73, before 1.73 the default was absolut)

Kurt

ps. just take at look at the screenshot made by manning above ;-)

pps: your screenshot is from settings --> options , thats the wrong way

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It does seem like Relative is now the default (hooray!) and previously it was Absolue. –  Brian Kelly Feb 16 '12 at 3:54

Yes. In the Settings > Project Properties > General tab, there is an option to use Absolute or Relative path.

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Please check for the screenshot above. I dont see this option in QGIS Wroclaw 1.7.3 –  Senthil Feb 15 '12 at 8:13
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It is definitely available also in qgis 1.7.3 –  Giovanni Manghi Feb 15 '12 at 9:39
    
me too (I agree with GM) –  BWill Feb 15 '12 at 10:28
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Options != Project Properties –  underdark Feb 15 '12 at 14:43
    
Update: Since QGIS 2.0, the Project properties have moved from the Settings to the File menu. –  AndreJ Oct 20 at 7:47

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