Block Erupter How-To: Share Win7 Internet Wi-Fi Connection

How-To share a WI-FI internet connection with your RJ45 connection

Connect your PC or laptop via Wi-Fi first. Be sure you don’t have any ethernet cable attached.

Go to Control Panel -> Network and Sharing Centre -> Change Adapter Settings on your WI-FI card
Right click Properties, go to sharing. Allow Internet Connection Sharing, click both boxes.

Share Wi-Fi Connection with Block Erupter

Your RJ45 connector receive a fixed IP : 192.168.137.1

Download BFGMiner for PC.

Create at batch file like this in the uncompress folder
Command line is :

bfgminer -o us1.ghash.io:3333 -u username_worker -p anypassword –stratum-port 3333 –set-device PXY:diff=512

Set an IP address to the Block Erupter, I set mine to 192.168.137.251.

Gateway, Primary DNS, Pool Address should 192.168.137.1. It’s your shared connection address from your PC / Laptop
Port number is set to 3333, need to change if pool need another port number. Set your ASICminer Tube or Prism clock.

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Open a DOS session, run CMD, type IPCONFIG /ALL. Confirm it’s good IP. Ping address.

Ok start engine, launch BFGMiner batch file with your settings and power up your block erupter hardware.

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