Zcash Mining Software Guide: Nheqminer

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The passage is a Nheqminer guide.

Claymore: ONLY supports GPU mining with AMD. (Guide)
Genoil: ONLY supports GPU mining with AMD. (Guide)
Nheqminer: Supports GPU mining with AMD and NVIDIA as well as CPU mining.

1 Download Mining Software

Address: https://www.antpool.com/download/nheqminer_antpool.zip

2 Configure

2.1 When mining with AMD

Find “startAcard.bat” and open it with Text Editor. Make the changes as follows:

nheqminer -l stratum-zec.viabtc.com:3333 -u account.workerid -p x -od 0,1,2,3,4,5 -t 0

Note: Please change account to your main account or sub account in ViaBTC pool and workerid to miner name. Click “Save” after change.

2.2 When mining with NVIDIA

Find “startNcard.bat” and open it with Text Editor. Make the changes as follows:

nheqminer -l stratum-zec.viabtc.com:3333 -u account.workerid -p x -cd 0,1,2,3,4,5 -t 0

Note: Please change account to your main account or sub account in ViaBTC pool and workerid to miner name. Click “Save” after change.

2.3 When mining with CPU

Find “startCPU.bat” and open it with Text Editor. Make the changes as follows:

nheqminer -l stratum-zec.viabtc.com:3333 -u account.workerid -p x

Note: Please change account to your main account or sub account in ViaBTC pool and workerid to miner name. Click “Save” after change.

*Parameters Introduction:
1. -l ZCash pool address. stratum-zec.viabtc.com:3333
2. -u username. Use “account.workerid” as username.
3. -p Password for ZCash pool. Use “x” as password.
4. -od Enable AMD CUDA mining on spec. devices.
(e.g. Example to mine Zcash using 3 AMD CUDA GPUs: -od 0 1 2)
5. -cd Enable NVIDIA CUDA mining on spec. devices.
(e.g. Example to mine Zcash using 3 NVIDIA CUDA GPUs: -cd 0 1 2)
6. -t Number of CPU threads. Set to “0” to close CPU.

3 Get started

Please double click “startxxxxx.bat” accordingly.

Note: Port 25 or 443 is available too.
stratum-zec.viabtc.com:443
stratum-zec.viabtc.com:25

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