First, you need to setup a wallet to generate a Transparent Address to store your mined funds and to use as your username.
Once you have an address continue to setup compatible mining software.
Zcash (ZEC) Stratum servers:
Compatible GPU Miner Software
- Download one of these miners for your GPU:
It is recommended to set your virtual memory to at least 16GB
It is recommended to create a startup script to simplify mining.
- Create a file named "start-altpool.bat"
- Open the newly created file with your favorite editor (Notepad, nano, vi, gedit)
- Use the example script files below as a starting point.
These examples are with an example wallet address and example worker name both of these should be changed.
EWBF Example (start-altpool.bat)
miner --server zec.altpool.pro --port 2142 --user t1gCKqckE7eho1HvVFsqnHuZcvTPq3rovfZ.example --pass x --pec
ClaymoreZcash Example (start.bat & config.txt)
set GPU_FORCE_64BIT_PTR=1 set GPU_MAX_HEAP_SIZE=100 set GPU_USE_SYNC_OBJECTS=1 set GPU_MAX_ALLOC_PERCENT=100 set GPU_SINGLE_ALLOC_PERCENT=100 ZecMiner64
-zpool stratum+tcp://zec.altpool.pro:2142 -zwal t1gCKqckE7eho1HvVFsqnHuZcvTPq3rovfZ.example -zpsw x -allpools 1