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Repeatedly getting SOCKET ERROR - socket closed

If you are getting SOCKET ERRORs repeatedly every 10 minutes, as shown in the picture below, you do not have to worry about it.

You are getting periodic idle disconnects, which happen if your miner does not submit any share during 10 minutes time. This is normal and it does not affect your mining performance. You can reduce or eliminate this behaviour by upgrading your hardware to a stronger CPU or GPU.

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