Many people ask how to make IceChat 9 portable.
Follow these steps.
When you run IceChat 9, go to the Help Menu, and select Browse Data Folder. This will open the folder where all your config files are.
Make any folder. Copy all the files in the Data folder from above, into this folder.
Copy the IceChat2009.exe and its DLL's from the Program Files into this folder.
Now run IceChat from this folder, and all the logs, config files, etc, will run from this folder.