Frequently Asked Questions

Currently, Awesome Miner requires Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 to run.
  • Windows XP is not supported because Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 isn't available for that platform. In addition to that, Microsoft will end their support for Windows XP, so it's not recommended to use anyway.
  • Linux and MacOSX might be supported in the future.
Even if Awesome Miner only runs on Windows, it can still connect to and monitor Cgminer running on Linux. The Awesome Miner Web can also be accessed from any computer, tablet and smart phone with web browser.
No. At the moment, there are no plans to make it open source.

Yes. Awesome Miner doesn't contain any virus, spyware or adware.

Awesome Miner is developed by IntelliBreeze Software AB. IntelliBreeze Software AB has developed and delived the software product Gmail Notifier Pro since 2012 - a product with more than 100 000 users. IntelliBreeze Software AB only delivers high quality software that can be trusted by the users.

How to verify that Awesome Miner doesn't do any harm to your computer or compromises your personal information:
  • Antivirus software can be used to verify that Awesome Miner is free from virus and malware. Online services like VirusTotal are also recommended, as it uses more than 40 antivirus engines to scan the uploaded software.
  • Network traffic analyzer software like Wireshark can be used to verify that Awesome Miner doesn't send any of your personal information to someone else.
  • Awesome Miner is developed using 100% managed code (C#/.NET), which also makes it possible for skilled developers to verify all calls to the .NET Framework.

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