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How to mine Ethereum


1. Choose mining hardware

Before getting started, you will need to:

2. Create ETH wallet

To get rewards from mining, you need to have your personal ETH wallet. Here are some popular wallets:

3. Connect miner to the pool

To start mining in the pool, you need to configure your miner. Here are pool settings:

[/vc_column_text][vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_section title=»Registered user» tab_id=»1530021575648-9e093f9c-bf06″][vc_column_text]URL:
Port: 3401
UserName: your username on
WorkerName: name of your worker, optional[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=»Anonymous» tab_id=»1530021575741-73100708-2231″][vc_column_text]URL:
Port: 3401
Wallet: your personal ETH wallet
WorkerName: name of your worker, optional[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_accordion][vc_tta_section title=»Claymore’s Dual Ethereum GPU Miner (Windows)» tab_id=»1528301420976-2b8bc276-2109″][vc_column_text]

  1. Download latest version from the BitcoinTalk thread.
  2. Extract zip files to a folder.
  3. Open the folder you’ve just extracted and find start.bat file.
  4. Click edit and replace default parameters with ones.
  5. Save the file and start

Example for registered
EthDcrMiner64.exe -epool -ewal darthvader.blackminer -epsw x -esm 3 -allpools 1

Example for anonymous
EthDcrMiner64.exe -epool -ewal 0x09ab1303d3CcAF5f018CD511146b07A240c70294.whiteminer -epsw x -esm 3 -allpools 1

Dual mining. For mining additional coins like VERGE, use dual mining

EthDcrMiner64.exe -epool -ewal ETH_Wallet.WorkerName -epsw x -esm 3 -allpools 1 -dcoin blake2s -dpool -dwal XVG_Wallet.WorkerName

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=»HiveOS (Linux)» tab_id=»1528301421013-6539c24d-a518″][vc_column_text]Settings for HiveOS:

No specific settings needed, as is already integrated into the HiveOS pool’s list.
To start mining ETH do the following:

  1. Sing into your HiveOS account.
  2. Go to the Wallets section and add ETH wallet:
    Coin — ETH.
    Address — ETH wallet or your username at
    Name — worker name.
  3. Go to the Flight Sheets section. In drop-down menus set the following:
    Coin — ETH
    Wallet — the wallet you’ve added in the point 2.
    Pool — Minerall, EU server enabled.
    Miner — Claymore Dual or ETH miner.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=»Nicehash» tab_id=»1528301860390-0bd1bf89-ef03″][vc_column_text]Algorithm: DAGGER-HASHIMOTO(S)
Stratum Server:
Stratum port: 3401
User: your ETH Wallet or UserName on
Password: x[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_accordion][vc_column_text]

4. Track your stats

[/vc_column_text][vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_section title=»Registered user» tab_id=»1528297839923-e3d02e13-a7c3″][vc_column_text]Login to your account and then go to the Dashboard section.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=»Anonymous» tab_id=»1528297839889-4e57b649-69f1″][vc_column_text]Go to the Miner Stats page and enter your ETH address to the search box.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tabs][vc_column_text]

5. Get rewards

[/vc_column_text][vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_section title=»Registered user» tab_id=»1528297985819-e0f9b6e4-c68d»][vc_column_text]You will mine on the pool’s common ETH wallet and then withdraw rewards to your personal wallet from account.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=»Anonymous» tab_id=»1528297985865-0235a4d0-d85f»][vc_column_text]You will receive auto payouts to your personal ETH wallet once per day.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tabs][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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