Getting Started

  • For the more experienced user, Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is an Equihash Algo. Point any Equihash (Zcash miner) to stratum.bcmonster.com:5555 or if you want to do a rental from Nicehash please use port :5556 as the Starting diff is higher to support any large rental.
  • For a beginer user Here is a list of miners. Please select the Video card that you have.
  • 1. EWBF v0.3.3+ (NVIDIA) https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1707546.0 example bat file: miner --server stratum.bcmonster.com --port 5555 --user xxxxxxWalletaddressxxxxxx.workername --pass x ***In some instances i have seen where the .bat file option will not work. Edit the .cfg file in the main dir and plug the pool info in there.*****
  • 2. ClaymoreZcash v12.6+ (AMD) https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=1670733.0 example bat file: setx GPU_FORCE_64BIT_PTR 0 setx GPU_MAX_HEAP_SIZE 100 setx GPU_USE_SYNC_OBJECTS 1 setx GPU_MAX_ALLOC_PERCENT 100 setx GPU_SINGLE_ALLOC_PERCENT 100 cls ZecMiner64.exe -zpool stratum+tcp://stratum.bcmonster.com:5555 -zwal RCaDMDWnF8V2AMQdjRsg8mMh5awG7gemsW.BoXx -zpsw 123 -i4 -tstop 85 -tt 65 -fanmin 60 -fanmax 100 -allpools 1
  • 3. Mac or OSX: (will mine CPU or GPU) Z-cash miner for Mac https://www.macupdate.com/app/mac/58202/zcash-miner komodo wallet address then .workername and connect to stratum.bcmonster.com:5555
  • If you have any questions please go into the chat room and some one will help you as soon as they come available. Thanks for joining us here on bcmonster.