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XMR-stak

XMR-Stak is an universal stratum pool miner. This miner supports CPUs, AMD and NVIDIA GPUs and can be used to mine Monero as well as other coins based on cryptonight, cryptonight_v7, cryptonight_v8 and other algorithms.

Installation
Download XMR-stak here and extract the archive to any folder.

Configuration

To change configuration, open start.bat for Windows (or start.sh for Linux) file and replace the values 

YOUR_XMR_ADDRESS.YOUR_PAYMENT_ID.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL 

Where:

  • YOUR_WALLET_ADDRESS - your valid Monero address.
  • YOUR_PAYMENT_ID - your payment-ID(PAYLOAD). Optional. Be sure to use it if it's required.
  • YOUR_WORKER_NAME - simple short worker name (like worker01). Optional.
  • YOUR_EMAIL - your email address for notifications. Optional.

Double check you set your own address and it's correct. Be sure to use your Payment ID if it's required. Set a simple worker name to track your RIG on the pool and an email address to receive alerts when your RIG goes offline. Alternatively, you can set a passphrase instead to access the account settings.

Run
 Depending on your system, double click the start.bat on Windows or start.sh file on Linux.

Additional info
 XMR-stak miner takes additional 2% fee.
 More information about XMR-stak: GitHub

Other miners

 Nanominer (AMD + Nvidia)   xmrig

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