GPU (nVIDIA) Mining Guide

by: @graphics4crypto and @Mario

Getting Started:

  • Download and unzip ccminer 8.19
  • Open ccminer folder then create a text document ( Right click-> New-> Text Document).
  • New Text Document -> Right click–> Rename-> MAXcoin-<poolname>.conf
  • then (RightClick ->  Edit) copy & paste, where <poolname> is the name of the pool you wish to connect{
    “algo” : “keccak”,
    “url” : “stratum+tcp://pool_address:port”,
    “user” : “username.workername”,
    “pass” : “worker_password”
    }
  • Replace username.workername and worker password from your pool account.
  • Replace from “url” : stratum+tcp://pool:port with the pool address you with to use.
  • Save and close the file.
  • Duplicate this file for other pools editing your username.workername and worker password.

To launch the miner, use the syntax:

  • ccminer -c MAXcoin-<poolname>.conf

With thecoin.pw:

  • You need to create an account and create a worker within your account.
  • Address: thecoin.pw
  • Port: 4100
  • Replace the username and worker from your created account.

Example of thecoin.pw config file:

{
“algo” : “keccak”,
“url” : “stratum+tcp://thecoin.pw:4100”,
“user” : “username.workername”,
“pass” : “worker_password”
}

With Crypto Hub:

  • You need to create an account to access the pool.
  • Address: cryptohub.online
  • Port: 5000
  • Replace the username with the email that you used to register. If you wish to specify a worker name, place the worker name after the email, starting with :

Example of Crypto Hub config file:

{
“algo” : “keccak”,
“url” : “stratum+tcp://cryptohub.online:5000”,
“user” : “[email protected]:worker_name”,
“pass” : “x”
}

With zpool:

  • Zpool pays in BTC, so you need to pass your BTC address as username.
  • Address: keccak.mine.zpool.ca
  • Port: 5133

Example of zpool config file:

{
“algo” : “keccak”,
“url” : “stratum+tcp://keccak.mine.zpool.ca:5133”,
“user” : “18QDfuLJnEyHbCvioD39CkuhKZzMUDrRFS”,
“pass” : “x”
}

With MiningPoolHub:

  • You need to create an account and create a worker within your account.
  • Address: hub.miningpoolhub.com
  • Port: 20461
  • Replace the username and worker from your created account.

Example of MiningPoolHub config file:

{
“algo” : “keccak”,
“url” : “stratum+tcp://hub.miningpoolhub.com:20461”,
“user” : “username.workername”,
“pass” : “worker_password”
}

Happy mining!