Setup a single External Miner

  1. Click New miner... in the main window of Awesome Miner
  2. The wizard welcome page is displayed. Click Next to continue.
  3. Select External Miner and click Next
  4. Configure the new miner:
    1. Give the new miner a description (optional)
    2. Enter the IP address or hostname of the miner
    3. If known, select the algorithm used on the miner (optional). For Bitcoin mining, select SHA-256
    4. Select the mining software running on the remote miner. Most ASIC's, including Antminer, uses Cgminer compatible mining software.
    5. Click Next to continue
  5. Click Finish to confirm the new miner

Setup multiple External Miners

  1. Click New miner... in the main window of Awesome Miner
  2. The wizard welcome page is displayed. Click Next to continue.
  3. Select Network scan and click Next
  4. Select the Miner type, where most ASIC's, including Antminer, uses Cgminer. Select the IP range and click Start scan and wait until the scan is finished:
    1. Check the box on the left side for each miner you want to add
    2. Give the new miners a description (optional)
    3. Click Next to continue
  5. Click Finish to confirm the new miner
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