How to mine $VOL
Volume Network is a coin which can be mined with HDDs, There are both POST and POS algortihms.
If you want to mine vol at first you have to open an account and wallet,from the webwallet of vol at http://www.volscan.io .Dont forget to write down your 12 words mnemonic,it is also your password (Don’t tell it anyone).
After you create a wallet you will have your account id from volscan.io
At the below picture you will see your account id and vol mainnet address
Tomine vol with your vol wallet and account id you will need to plot your harddrive with the turboplotter.Turboplotter is a freeware plot program but if you want to plot more then 1 hdds each time you can buy it to the link of turboplotter is https://blackpawn.com/tp/drop/TurboPlotter_0.10.1b.zip
Write your account id and click ok
On the next screen the config page. It will be better to use a GPU to plot,a ssd to buffer and as much ram as you can use. Because while plotting, it will be faster if you use a GPU and ssd.It will take time to plot but at the end your hdd will be ready to mine. For the next hdd turboplotter has a config file and it can plot your second disk with first account if you dont change your config file.
The next phase is miner configuration download the vol miner from https://volumenetwork.io/miner-guide/vol-miner-windows.rar . After you extract the rar you will have 3 files :
config.yaml is the file that you will configure your miner
Account id is the number we get from vol wallet
Target_deadline is the number we get from pool
Plot_dirs are the paths to your plot files at your plotted hdds
Finaly url is the web address of the pool and port.The format of this file is very important you can use notepad++to edit this file.
At this point your miner is configured,and to star mining there is just 1 more step and that is staking to a pool
There are 42 mprns during this writing.The pool we are mining is Bingbang pool the wallet to stake of Bingbang pool is VOL-EQBT-2P42-A3QD-9TN9F and the url that we will mine is
If you did everything well just run vol-miner-windows-opencl.exe and the miner will start to mine
You can check the Bingbang pool https://volscan.io/index.html#/mine-pool-node/8547437390690933049