- Install PowerShell 6: [ Download Installer for version 6.1.0 ]
- Install Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.1 or later: [ Web Installer ]
- Update GPU drivers: [ Nvidia 411.63 ] and [ AMD Adrenaline 18.8.2 ]
- Some features rely on MSI Afterburner, you should install and run it: [ Download Afterburner Setup ]
- Finally: check, if Powershell 6 is in your PATH: sometimes “C:\Program Files\PowerShell\6” has to be added manually to the system environement variable PATH after installing Powershell 6.1.0. [ Here is a nice tutorial, how to add to PATH ]
- Download and extract the latest release to your windows pc:
- Add the directory of RainbowMiner to the exceptions of your antivirus program. Some miner cause false virus alerts.
- Right-click “Start.bat”, choose “Run as administrator” (if windows prompts with “Windows protected your PC”, click on “More info”, then “Run anyway”)
- Enter your bitcoin wallet and worker name
- Let the downloads and benchmarking finish.
- Be patient! This might take a while. It will already mine to your wallets!