Hey what’s up ya jerks?! I’m SoapyFresh, and today I’m going to guide you on how to start mining Monero using Xmr-Stak-Rx!  Xmr-Stak-Rx is a FREE Monero miner for the RandomX algorithm used by Monero, Loki, and several other coins.  If you have any questions about Monero mining, or about the Xmr-Stak-Rx miner, feel free to visit the official xmr-stak subreddit.

First, visit Xmr-Stak’s github page. Under the releases tab, select the Xmr-Stak-Rx button.

Scroll down, and under “assets” you’ll see a list of files. Select your operating system to download the latest release.

Unzip/tar the file you’ve downloaded, and launch the application!

You’ll be prompted with a question asking if you’d like to use the simple setup method, I suggest saying yes!

Next you’ll be asked what currency you’d like to mine. For the purposes of this tutorial, we’re going to choose Monero!

Now, you’ll need to enter the pool address and port that you want to mine. Let’s enter

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Xmr-Stak-RX supported coins and mining algorithms

Xmr-Stak-RX is an opensource free RandomX miner (0% dev fee)
Supported coins and RandomX variants: Xmr-Stak-RX monero miner supports various variants of RandomX algorithm. Use one of the following options (type this coin alias in either pool.txt config file or on startup configuration under "currency" parameter and miner will pick it's variant of RandomX algorithm for mining):
 Coin name Coin alias in configMining Algo name POW type ArQmA arqma randomx_arqma RandomARQ Loki loki randomx_loki RandomXL Monero monero randomx RandomX Coinicles - randomx_loki RandomXL Kevacoin keva randomx_keva RandomKEVA QRL - randomx RandomX Morelo - randomx_arqma RandomARQ Safexcash safex random_safex RandomSFX Tesoro - randomx RandomX Wownero wownero randomx_wow RandomWOW