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How to mine Monero. XMR mining guide.

Monero - cryptocurrency that's price has grown very fast in few last months. And of course lot of people want to start to mine Monero now.
That's why I've decided to make a guide how to mine Monero (XMR).
If you don't have Monero wallet yet, you should download wallet from official monero website - GetMonero or you may use online wallet - MyMonero.

So what do you need to start mining Monero? All you need is GPU. ATI's GPU better fits to mine Monero then Nividia's GPU. I guess you have a GPU, so let's start mining.

First of all you have to choose a mining pool.

Monero mining pools:
You can work with any of this pools. All this pools working the same way - there is no difference which one to choose.

Also you need Monero miner:
I've decided to mine with Claymore CryptoNote GPU Miner - click at this link and download latest version of the program.

Now all you have to do is to configurate your mining program and to start mining:
Inside the mining program's folder gonna be some file in "bat" format. Edit this file using notepad.

Put next text into this "bat" file:

NsGpuCNMiner -o stratum+tcp://monerohash.com:3333 -u YOUR_WALLET_ADDRESS -p x

Now, save this file and run it. Mining should start.

This mining settings works for MoneroHash.com. If you want to ming Monero on another mining pool, look for it's settings in special section on the pool's site.

You can find full stats of your mining at the mining pool's site you use. Just put your wallet address at the special form on the main page on the mining pool's site and press "Lookup".