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Can I win some money mining bitcoin with an old computer [duplicate]

I went to nicehash.com, a website that allows users to mine bitcoins. I have my old computer on the side, it still work perfectly, but it's pretty slow. I could use it just for the fun of trying, if ...
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New to Bitcoins [duplicate]

I have a gaming pc (i7-6700k and R9 390) and was wondering if bitcoin mining is a good deal because they are over $600. What exactly does mega-hash mean, how many equal a bitcoin, how long does it ...
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Why is slush pool showing my worker as off? [duplicate]

I've recently started mining with slush pool, I've also tried antpool yet on both mining pools it shows that the worker is off. I am very experienced with computers and have already setup port ...
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What resources are required for bitcoin mining? [duplicate]

What resources do I need to mine for bitcoins? Do I need a computer and computer software? Do I need a license to mine for bitcoins?
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Turing an old laptop into a bitcoin miner [duplicate]

So I have an old laptop that was passed down to me, and I want to turn it into a bitcoin miner, I don't have any experience with bitcoin mining; its got 2gb of ram and some pentium. it will be running ...
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How do I mine BTC using normal home computers if I have multiple computers? [duplicate]

I can get nearly 100s of computer at my place. how can I put them to work so that they can mine for me whenever its active.
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how To mine Bitcoin With Server? [duplicate]

I have some server on hostinger. there is any software or script with that I can mine for with one time setting.... I tried for php script search in Google but can't find Sorry for my poor English Pls ...
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Getting started [duplicate]

I read some reviews and would like to try my hand at this Bitcoin thing. I see that costly, dedicated hardware is the way to go. I have a dual XEON E5420 (http://goo.gl/Frco5X), 8Gb DDRII RAM sitting ...
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How much Bitcoin will I mine right now with hardware X?

Say I have a given piece of hardware (CPU/GPU). Where can I find out how much Bitcoin will I mine per day?
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I am new to Bitcoin, how can I get started?

I am new to both StackExchange and to the new online currency called Bitcoin. I understand what Bitcoin is and how it works, but I was wondering: how do you actually get started with Bitcoin? I have ...
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How can I start mining Bitcoin?

Ok. I don't care if I make only a small amount of bitcoins mining. I want to mine. How do I setup my machine (amd x64 4.6Ghz 6GB/RAM with GeForce Nvidia 7300, LinuxMint 10) to start mining? Is it ...
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Is there any point to casual mining?

Is there any point to casual mining anymore? I recently discovered bitcoin and was wondering if there was any point to running mining software on my laptop while I work on essays or other non-...
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Can casual people still mine for bitcoins, now that the difficulty is much higher than it was?

Can casual people still mine for bitcoins? As of October 2012, the difficulty seems very high, being over 3,000,000. I've seen a ad for bitcoins, and watched the video. It said I could mine for them ...
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Is Gpu mining still an option?

My friend asked me to do a research for him on bitcoin mining, I don't know a lot so I'm asking. He's consider buying either NVIDIA gtx titan or NVIDIA gtc 980. Decent motherboard and internet speed. ...
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How does one calculate the profitability of GPU mining?

As GPU mining made CPU mining non-profitable, at some point in time more specialized mining hardwares (FPGA and ASIC) would make GPU mining non-profitable. When is GPU mining considered not-...

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