Getting started

The following is a quick start guide of mining Grin on Windows 7 or greater x64.

To mine Grin you need a GPU, Grin account, UID and miner.

Create UID

Account can be obtained on one of exchanges.

Miner can be downloaded from the link below.

Download Bminer

Extract the archive to any folder.

Edit start.bat before start mining and set your account address, worker(computer ID for collecting stats) and email address to correct values.

Execute start.bat

Pool settings

Pool settings

  • Fee is 1%
  • Payouts several times a day
  • Payout commission 0.01 Grin
  • Default minimum payout is 1 Grin
  • Share difficulty is static and equal to 6.

You can mine directly to your Grin wallet on any exchange

PPLNS payout scheme where N is defined as all submitted shares during the last 6 hours.

Balance confirmation after 1500 blocks

Remember: using the pool is at your own risk and we can`t compensate any losses.

LocationServer HostStratum Port

Europe

grin29-eu1.nanopool.org

12111

Europe

grin29-eu2.nanopool.org

12111

US East

grin29-us-east1.nanopool.org

12111

US West

grin29-us-west1.nanopool.org

12111

Asia

grin29-asia1.nanopool.org

12111

Japan

grin29-jp1.nanopool.org

12111

Australia

grin29-au1.nanopool.org

12111

NiceHash

You can rent hashing power on NiceHash and point it to a pool

More information about NiceHash: Getting Started with NiceHash

To create buy order on NiceHash you must use these settings:

Algorithm: cuckaroo29
Stratum hostname or IP: grin29-eu1.nanopool.org  (or any other pool's server)
Port: 12111
Username: YOUR_UID.YOUR_WORKER     (example:   abcdef1234567890.worker01)
Password: x

Mining Clients

Bminer

Download

Download Bminer:

Download

Extract the archive to any folder.

Configure

Make sure start.bat file looks like this:
SET ADDRESS=YOUR_UID
SET WORKER=YOUR_WORKER_NAME
SET POOL=grin29-eu1.nanopool.org:12111
SET SCHEME=cuckaroo29
bminer.exe -uri %SCHEME%://%ADDRESS%.%WORKER%@%POOL% -logfile log.txt

Where:

  • YOUR_UID - your valid UID for Grin(cuckaroo29)Create UID
  • YOUR_WORKER_NAME - simple short worker name (like worker01). Optional.

Don`t forget to set uid and worker to correct values.

Run

Execute start.bat

Info

Bminer takes additional 1% fee.

More information about Bminer: bminer.me

Download

Download Bminer:

Download

Extract the archive to any folder.

Configure

Make sure start.sh file looks like this:
ADDRESS=YOUR_UID
WORKER=YOUR_WORKER_NAME
POOL=grin29-eu1.nanopool.org:12111
SCHEME=cuckaroo29
./bminer -uri $SCHEME://[email protected]$POOL -logfile log.txt

Where:

  • YOUR_UID - your valid UID for Grin(cuckaroo29)Create UID
  • YOUR_WORKER_NAME - simple short worker name (like worker01). Optional.

Don`t forget to set uid and worker to correct values.

Run

Execute start.sh

Info

Bminer takes additional 1% fee.

More information about Bminer: bminer.me

Grin Account

Exchanges

You can obtain the account registered at the exchange from the list below. Don't forget that storing funds on the exchange associated with risk.

ExchangePrice24h Volume

Support

Check FAQ if there is a problem. If your problem is not described there, please let us know by e-mail. Specify the detailed description of the problem in the message. Note: your account can help solve your problem quickly. if possible, attach logs.

If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]

Third Party Software

Nanopool does not take any responsibility for the apps featured in this section

  • CoinDash. Third party iOS application for pool
    Download on the App Store
  • nCompanion - Nanopool monitoring app. Third party android application for pool
    Get it on Google Play
  • BlockWatch. Third party iOS application for pool
    Download on the App Store