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Download And Setup Norton Crypto

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The best-known antivirus software “Norton” has added a new crypto mining tool to its antivirus software called Norton Crypto.

It is an awesome feature that is designed for mining. This feature allows the customers to mine the popular cryptocurrency “Ethereum.” It is available in almost in all the Norton Device Security software including Norton 360.

So, if you have already installed Norton 360 or any other Norton software on your Windows computer, open the application and just turn on the Norton Crypto feature to start cryptocurrency mining. (Scroll down this page to know how to turn it on.)

*Important Note: The Crypto feature works only when your Windows computer is idle.

Windows 10 Os Minimum Requirements

Before installing and turning on the Norton Crypto feature, check if your Windows computer meets the following requirements:

Operating Systems

  • Step 1:Windows 11
  • Step 2:Windows 10
  • Step 3:Windows 8
  • Step 4:Windows 7
  • Step 5:Windows 7 with Service Pack (SP1) or later with SHA2

Hardware

  • Step 1:Graphics card- Nvidia/AMD cards with minimum 6GB memory
  • Step 2:Processor- 1 GHz
  • Step 3:RAM- 2 GB
  • Step 4:Hard disk space- 300 MB

*Note: The Norton Crypto feature is not compatible with Windows 10 in S mode.

If your Windows computer meets the above requirements, follow the below instructions to activate the Norton Crypto feature on your computer.

Installing And Setting Up Norton Crypto

As said above, the Norton Crypto feature is available in Norton 360. Open the Norton device security product installed on your computer and turn on the Crypto feature.

In case you haven’t installed the Norton 360 or device security software on your computer, install it by following the instructions given below.

Installing Norton 360

  • Step 1:Go to the Norton product’s official support page.
  • Step 2:When prompted, sign in to your Norton account. (Note: If you haven’t created a Norton account, create it and sign in.)
  • Step 3:On the My Norton Portal screen, locate and click on the Download button followed by Agree & Download. Now, the Norton device security file will be downloaded.
  • Step 4:Open the downloaded file and run it on your Windows computer.
  • Step 5:When prompted, type the product key in the given field and click Continue.
  • Step 6:Install the Norton device security software on your computer by following the rest of the instructions displayed on the screen.

Turning on the Norton Crypto feature

  • Step 1:On your Windows computer, open the Norton device security software.
  • Step 2:Go to the Turn your PC’s idle time to cash section.
  • Step 3:Below the section, locate and click the Show me how option.
  • Step 4:Now, the product’s License and Service Agreement window will appear on the screen.
  • Step 5:Accept the service agreement by clicking the Agree & Get Started button to continue the installation and setup process.
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  • Step 6:Wait for the ongoing process to complete.
  • Step 7:Once it is done, the Norton Crypto dashboard with the Start Mining button and your Norton product details will appear on the screen.
  • Step 8:The Norton Crypto feature will automatically start the mining process when your computer becomes idle.
  • Step 9:You can also check your current mining status, total earnings currently accumulated in your wallet, and your GPU model name in the opened dashboard.
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Transferring your cryptocurrency earnings from Crypto Wallet to an account

  • Step 1:Locate and click on the Norton Wallet button in the Crypto dashboard.
  • Step 2:If prompted, sign in to your Norton account.
  • Step 3:Go to the Wallet tab.
  • Step 4:From the given drop-down menu, select the ETH option.
  • Step 5:Click the Withdraw button to initiate the transfer process.
  • Step 6:Now, if prompted, sign in to your Coinbase account; sign in to finish the transfer process.

Continue reading this page to know more about the Norton features.

Not Working

Is the Crypto feature not working on your Windows computer? If yes, try these simple and easy solutions to fix it.

  • Step 1: As the first step of troubleshooting, check if your Windows computer meets the system requirements. If not, try to access the feature from a compatible OS and check whether the issue is resolved.
  • Step 2:If this feature is not working, check the Crypto status.
  • Step 3:To do so, open the Norton Crypto dashboard on your computer. In the dashboard, check if Active is displayed below the Mining Status section. If not, click the Pause button to activate the feature.
  • Step 4:Make sure that your computer is in an idle state.
  • Step 5:Restart the Norton device security software installed on your computer.
  • Step 6:Install your OS update and the security software if available.
  • Step 7:Check if your computer’s GPU drivers are up-to-date. If not, update them to fix the issue.
  • Step 8:After updating the driver, check if the Norton Crypto feature is working.
  • Step 9:If not, contact our trained technical experts to get advanced technical support in resolving this issue.

Checking and updating the GPU driver

  • Step 1:Open Run using the Windows and R buttons combo.
  • Step 2:Type the devmgmt.msc command in the given field.
  • Step 3:Click the OK button.
  • Step 4:Now, the Device Manager window of your Windows computer will open.
  • Step 5:In the opened window, locate the Display adapters section and expand it by clicking the drop-down arrow icon beside it.
  • Step 6:Choose the driver that you want to update from the list and right-click on it.
  • Step 7:In the Context menu, click the Properties option.
  • Step 8:Now, the selected driver’s Properties dialog box will open.
  • Step 9:Click on the Driver tab followed by the Update Driver button.
  • Step 10:Now, the screen titled How do you want to search for driver software? will open.
  • Step 11:Select the preferred option and click Next.
  • Step 12:If an update for the selected driver is available, install it by following the instructions displayed on the screen.

Crypto Hashrate

Hash rate is a speed that cryptocurrency miner operates. In Crypto Hashrate, the Hashrate value is updated in real-time.

DISABLE NORTON CRYPTO

To disable the Norton Crypto feature on your Windows computer, follow the instructions below.

  • Step 1:Open the Norton Crypto dashboard.
  • Step 2:Locate the Pause button in the dashboard. This will disable Norton on your computer.
  • You can permanently remove Norton from your computer by following the instructions given below.

  • Step 3:Go to the Local Disk: C folder of your Windows computer.
  • Step 4:Open the Program Files folder followed by the Norton Security sub-folder.
  • Step 5:Select Engine > 22.21.6.53.
  • Step 6:Locate the NCrypt.exe file and right-click on it.
  • Step 7:Click on the Delete button.
  • Step 8:Open the Recycle Bin folder.
  • Step 9:Empty it to completely remove Norton Crypto from your Windows computer.