Windows 10 Settings for Mining Rig (Clean Install)

Windows 10 Settings for Mining Rig (Clean Install)
Setting up a clean install of Windows 10 for your Mining Rig.
Guide and Links below:
(Last Updated: 09/03/2018)

Update Bios on your motherboard to a Mining Bios or the most recent Bios.
(Other optional stuff you can do in the Bios)

Windows 10 on USB – Google it

Install Drivers:
Nvidia Website:
AMD Website:

Overclock Software:
MSI Afterburner:
Nvidia Inspector + Profile Inspector: (Nvidia Only)
OvedriveNTool: (AMD Only)
AMD/ATI Pixel Clock Patcher: (For AMD Bios Mod GPUs)

(Optional: Program and install – Uninstall useless programs)

Power & Sleep Settings
Turn Screen and Sleep to Never

Advance System Settings
Performance “settings”
Visual effects – Adjust for best performance
Click – Apply
Advanced – Virtual memory – Change
Uncheck Automatically manage paging file size for all drives
Click – Custom size: (recommended to be at least 20000MB)
Initial size(MB): 30000 (your choice depending on your space)
Maximum size (MB): 30000
Click – Set
Click – Apply
Click – OK

Stop Windows 10 Update
Search “Services”
Windows Update
Click – Stop (Under Service status)
Startup type:
Select – Disable
Click – Apply

Shut Up 10 Software:

Remote Desktop Software: (Optional)
Chrome Remote Desktop
TeamViewer –

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