WHAT IS GUIMINER?
GUIMiner is a graphical frontend for mining Bitcoin, providing a convenient way to operate Bitcoin miners from a graphical interface. It supports both AMD and NVIDIA GPUs, as well as CPU mining. You can choose between pooled mining and solo mining – the software embeds a list of mining pools to choose from.
COMES ALREADY CONFIGURED FOR MANY POPULAR MINING POOLS
There's no need to enter connection details manually, unless you want to.
REAL-TIME STATISTICS ON ALL YOUR RUNNING MINERS IN ONE LOCATION
Displays hash rate, total shares accepted/invalid, and total shares in the past hour.
AUTOMATICALLY START ONE OR MORE MINERS ON PROGRAM STARTUP.
VIEW YOUR ACCOUNT BALANCE WITH A POOL AND/OR WITHDRAW FUNDS
Do it from within the GUI, at participating pools.
MINIMIZES TO TRAY
The tray icon can be hovered to show statistics, and miners can be paused from the tray context menu.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHERE CAN I DOWNLOAD GUIMINER?
You can download GUIMiner from the official GitHub repo.
WHERE CAN I GET NEWS AND UPDATES ABOUT GUIMINER?
Have a look at the official forum thread on BitcoinTalk.
CAN I USE GUIMINER TO MINE LITECOIN?
In order to mine Litecoin, you have to use GUIMiner-scrypt.
What is GUIMiner-scrypt?
GUIMiner-scrypt is a GUIMiner fork for mining scrypt chains, such as Litecoin.
GUIMiner is the premier Bitcoin Mining tool for Windows and is one of the easiest ways to start mining Bitcoins. By offering a simple and easy to use graphical interface, GUIMiner will let you take full control of your Bitcoin mining process without requiring complicated commands or constantly editing configuration files. GUIMiner is the perfect Windows mining software for beginners and experts alike, offering a ton of useful features that will help anyone get the greatest amount of Bitcoins with the lowest amount of fuss.
GUIMiner supports the most popular Bitcoin Mining software, including OpenCL Miner for AMD graphics cards, CUDA Miner for Nvidia cards, CGminer for any ASIC Miner, and even Ufasoft Miner so you can mine Bitcoins with your CPU! Not only does GUIminer support all of these different Bitcoin miners, it also supports using multiple miners at the same time! With GUIMiner, you can maximize your Bitcoin Mining profits all in one simple place! After your miners are configured, you can even setup "Autostart mining" that will let you start mining for Bitcoins as soon as the program opens!
To use GUIMiner, download the latest version from the link above, open it and extract the archive to anywhere on your PC (we recommend your Desktop so you can easily access it), then double click the GUIMiner executable to open the interface. Once GUIMiner is up and running, simply choose a mining pool (we recommend using Slush's pool, to receive the most Bitcoins), setup your login details and hit "Start Mining!" to begin earning those sweet Bitcoins! Once mining begins, you'll be able to see your mining statistics all in one place, letting you know what your hash rate is, your total shares accepted, and the total number of shares from the past hour.