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Installing

How to install Foxy-Miner

The recommended way to install Foxy-Miner is via npm, the package manager for Nodejs - the language Foxy-Miner is written in.

  1. Install Nodejs
  2. Windows only: Make sure you have the Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015 installed.
  3. Install Foxy-Miner via npm:

      npm install --global foxy-miner
    
  4. Run Foxy-Miner via:

      foxy-miner
    
  1. Windows only: Make sure you have the Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015 installed.
  2. Download the latest release for your operating system from here.

How to update Foxy-Miner

Just run the following command to update Foxy-Miner through npm:

      npm update --global foxy-miner

Download the newer version from here and use the new binary instead of the old one.