NiceHash is a hashrate exchange platform where miners can purchase hashrate for different algorithms to mine via f2pool mining pools.
Hashrate purchased from NiceHash will be shown as a single mining machine after connecting to f2pool. With a standard configuration, f2pool will consider it a standard mining machine and delegate inappropriate mining tasks to it, which will result in a high rejection rate.
In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to configure your mining parameters to mine successfully using hashrate rented from NiceHash!
You’ll need to configure the following parameters in NiceHash to start mining with f2pool:
Custom pool name: Any name of your choice
Algorithm: The algorithm used to mine your coin (see the table below)
Stratum hostname or IP: An f2pool server URL
Port: The port for the f2pool server
Username: Your f2pool username or wallet address
Password: Enter the password exactly as it appears in the table below; for passwords labeled x, any sequence of characters will be accepted
|Bitcoin||SHA256||btc.f2pool.com||3333||f2pool username||fd=524288 (fd=2^n, 19≤n≤25)|
|Ethereum||Daggerhashimoto||eth.f2pool.com||6688||f2pool username||x or d=34|
|DigiByte||SHA256||dgb-sha256d.f2pool.com||11110||wallet address||d=2251799813685248 (d=2^n, 51≤n≤63|
|DigiByte||Scrypt||dgb-scrypt.f2pool.com||11111||wallet address||d=274877906944 (d=2^n, 38≤n≤63)|
The full list of f2pool mining pool servers for the coins supported for NiceHash mining is available here.
Start mining today!
You are ready to go.
As long as you’re submitting your hashrate successfully, you will receive payouts from f2pool.
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