How To Start XMRStak When Your Computer Is Idle on Windows 10

My main desktop is a AMD Threadripper 1950x and a Vega 64 so when I am not using it for gaming or for work I want it to be mining coins. The problem is that sometimes I forget to start XMRStak after a long day of work or late night gaming. This means missed coins and that makes me unhappy.

So I decided to do some research and setup XMRStak so that after a set amount of idle time, XMRStak would fire up and start working for me all on its own. Continue reading “How To Start XMRStak When Your Computer Is Idle on Windows 10”

Avoid Coinbase Fees By Using GDAX To Withdraw

Coinbase fees can be high. If you withdraw your coins from Coinbase directly you will be charged a network transfer fee for your withdrawal. Currently, for Bitcoin, this can be a very high fee due to how congested the BTC network is. This guide will show you how to use GDAX to completely avoid paying this network transfer fee. If you have never used Coinbase before, check out my article here on how to get started: How To Buy Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ethereum. Continue reading “Avoid Coinbase Fees By Using GDAX To Withdraw”

Installing Fresh AMD & Nvidia Drivers on Windows 10 with DDU

Video card drivers can be a pain in the ass with Windows. Especially when you are installing both AMD and Nvidia at the same time. Usually if I have crashes or errors pop up my first go to solution is to simply start fresh with video card drivers. This guide will show you how to completely start from ground zero and install fresh Nvidia and AMD drivers for your Windows 10 mining rig. Continue reading “Installing Fresh AMD & Nvidia Drivers on Windows 10 with DDU”