Getting started

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

To mine SiaCoin you need a GPU, SiaCoin account and miner.

Account can be obtained in several ways. The simplest way to register on one of exchanges.

Miner can be downloaded from the link below.

Download Claymore DualMiner

Extract the archive to any folder.

Generate your config

Copy the downloaded files to the folder where you previously extracted the archive with the miner.

Execute start.bat

Pool settings

Pool settings

  • Fee is 2%
  • Payouts several times a day
  • Balance confirmation after 5 blocks
  • Default minimum payout is 1000 SIA
  • Share difficulty is static and equal to 50 billion.

You can mine directly to your SiaCoin wallet on any exchange

PPLNS payout scheme where N is defined as all submitted shares during the last 3 Hours.

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

Location

Server Host

Stratum Port

Getwork Port

Europe

sia-eu1.nanopool.org

7777

9980

Europe

sia-eu2.nanopool.org

7777

9980

US East

sia-us-east1.nanopool.org

7777

9980

US West

sia-us-west1.nanopool.org

7777

9980

Asia

sia-asia1.nanopool.org

7777

9980

Mining Clients

Claymore

Download

Download Claymore Dual Miner:

Download

or the latest version:

bitcointalk.org

Extract the archive to any folder.

Configure

Make sure start.bat file looks like this:
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

EthDcrMiner64.exe -epool eth-eu1.nanopool.org:9999 -ewal YOUR_ETH_ADDRESS/YOUR_WORKER_NAME/YOUR_EMAIL -epsw x -dpool stratum+tcp://sia-eu1.nanopool.org:7777 -dwal YOUR_SIA_ADDRESS/YOUR_WORKER_NAME/YOUR_EMAIL -dcoin sia

Where:

  • YOUR_ETH/ETC_ADDRESS - your valid eth/etc address
  • YOUR_SIA_ADDRESS - your valid SiaCoin address
  • YOUR_WORKER - simple short worker name (like worker01). Optional.
  • YOUR_EMAIL - your email address for notifications. Optional.

Don`t forget to set wallet, worker and email address to correct values.

Failovers

You must use failovers. If you want to enable Nanopool's failover servers, add these lines to dpools.txt and change your wallet, worker and email address to correct values:

POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-eu1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-eu2.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-us-east1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-us-west1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-asia1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0

Don`t forget to set wallet, worker and email address for SiaCoin to correct values.

Same you must specify for ethereum/ethereum classic in epools.txt.

Run

Execute start.bat

Info

Dual miner supports mining Ethereum/Ethereum Classic and SiaCoin/PascalCoin at the same time. To control second algorithm intensity use -dcri option.

Claymore miner takes additional 1% fee(2% for dual mode).

More information about Claymore Dual Miner configuration can be found onbitcointalk.org

Download

Download Claymore Dual Miner:

Download

or the latest version:

bitcointalk.org

Extract the archive to any folder.

Configure

Make sure start.bat file looks like this:
export GPU_FORCE_64BIT_PTR 0
export GPU_MAX_HEAP_SIZE 100
export GPU_USE_SYNC_OBJECTS 1
export GPU_MAX_ALLOC_PERCENT 100
export GPU_SINGLE_ALLOC_PERCENT 100

./ethdcrminer64-epool eth-eu1.nanopool.org:9999 -ewal YOUR_ETH_ADDRESS/YOUR_WORKER_NAME/YOUR_EMAIL -epsw x -dpool stratum+tcp://sia-eu1.nanopool.org:7777 -dwal YOUR_SIA_ADDRESS/YOUR_WORKER_NAME/YOUR_EMAIL -dcoin sia

Where:

  • YOUR_ETH/ETC_ADDRESS - your valid eth/etc address
  • YOUR_SIA_ADDRESS - your valid SiaCoin address
  • YOUR_WORKER - simple short worker name (like worker01). Optional.
  • YOUR_EMAIL - your email address for notifications. Optional.

Don`t forget to set wallet, worker and email address to correct values.

Failovers

You must use failovers. If you want to enable Nanopool's failover servers, add these lines to dpools.txt and change your wallet, worker and email address to correct values:

POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-eu1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-eu2.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-us-east1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-us-west1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0
POOL: stratum+tcp://sia-asia1.nanopool.org:7777, WALLET: YOUR_SIA_WALLET.YOUR_WORKER/YOUR_EMAIL, PSW: x, WORKER: , ESM: 0, ALLPOOLS: 0

Don`t forget to set wallet, worker and email address for SiaCoin to correct values.

Same you must specify for ethereum/ethereum classic in epools.txt.

Run

Execute start.sh

Info

Dual miner supports mining Ethereum/Ethereum Classic and SiaCoin/PascalCoin at the same time. To control second algorithm intensity use -dcri option.

Claymore miner takes additional 1% fee(2% for dual mode).

More information about Claymore Dual Miner configuration can be found onbitcointalk.org

Gominer

Download

Download gominer:

Download

Extract the archive to any folder.

or build it from soures:

GitHub

Configure

Make sure start.bat file looks like this:
gominer.exe -I 28 -H sia-eu1.nanopool.org:9980 -Q "address=YOUR_ADDRESS&worker=YOUR_WORKER&email=YOUR_EMAIL"

Where:

  • YOUR_ADDRESS - your valid SiaCoin address
  • YOUR_WORKER - simple short worker name (like worker01). Optional.
  • YOUR_EMAIL - your email address for notifications. Optional.

Don`t forget to set wallets, worker and email address to correct values.

Run

Execute start.bat

Info

More information about gominer: GitHub

Download

Download gominer:

Download

Extract the archive to any folder.

or build it from soures:

GitHub

Configure

Make sure start.bat file looks like this:
./gominer -I 28 -H sia-eu1.nanopool.org:9980 -Q "address=YOUR_ADDRESS&worker=YOUR_WORKER&email=YOUR_EMAIL"

Where:

  • YOUR_ADDRESS - your valid SiaCoin address
  • YOUR_WORKER - simple short worker name (like worker01). Optional.
  • YOUR_EMAIL - your email address for notifications. Optional.

Don`t forget to set wallets, worker and email address to correct values.

Run

Execute start.sh

Info

More information about gominer: GitHub

Siacoin 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

SiaUI

You can create an sia account using Sia-UI client.

You can download it from links below.

If you want to get the last version or to build the wallet from sources follow the link below.

GitHub

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

  • EthMonitoring. Third party software for monitoring and controlling your miners.
    EthMonitoring
  • NanopoolStatistic. Third party android application for pool
    Get it on Google Play
  • Nanopool Mining Monitor. Another third party android application for pool
    Get it on Google Play
  • eCrypto. Third party iOS application for pool
    Download on the App Store
  • CoinDash. Third party iOS application for pool
    Download on the App Store