How do I uninstall / reinstall Cudo Miner?

How to uninstall Cudo Miner and config files;


  • Go to apps & features, locate Cudo Miner app and click UNINSTALL.
  • You will also need to remove the config folder this can be found in C:/ProgramData/Cudo Miner
  • If you are unable to find the ProgramData folder you will need to unhide it, Microsoft has a guide here on how to show hidden folders.


Open the terminal and run the following commands;

  1. systemctl stop cudo-miner
  2. systemctl status cudo-miner
  3. apt-get --auto-remove purge cudo-miner-core cudo-miner-service cudo-miner-cli
  4. apt-get update

Step 1 & 2 are optional


Simple run: sudo apt-get purge cudo*
and remove the following config folder: ~/.config/Cudo Miner , which is usually hidden by the file manager, you can usually unhide files in the settings for the system file manager.


  • Use Activity Monitor to remove everything the has Cudo-miner in front, eg cudo-miner, cudo-miner-core, etc.
  • Then go to the Launchpad, right click on the Cudo Miner package and remove.
  • Then a reboot is required to stop cudo-miner-core from loading

To reinstall Cudo Miner;

  • Login to the web console and navigate to the connect a device section here (management > settings > connect a device) Follow the step by step instructions to download Cudo Miner for your required operating system.