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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: Is my Overclock good and safe?? Jaz11, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:14 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: NZXT RMA in Australia? O-B-E-L-I-X, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:45 PM
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    3. Newbie Lounge

      Flame-free zone for people who are new to hardware and overclocking. No question too stupid, nothing taken for granted. Please read back in the forum and see if your question was already asked (and answered) recently. Non-newbie threads and threads on specific topics should be posted in an appropriate forum below. Troubleshooting or help threads should be posted in the Troubleshooting Help forum.
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      Latest: Should I sell my Gaming PC? MR CHILLED, Oct 24, 2017 at 1:47 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: $100 Bunning Build Challange cesario, Oct 24, 2017 at 5:25 PM
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    2. Hobby Engineering

      Discuss CNC Mills, Laser Cutters, 3D Printers, etc, and the projects involved in building with these devices.
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      Latest: Show us your indoor tool storage / workbench NanoDuke, Oct 23, 2017 at 10:58 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: [Q] EK Z270i monoblock not touching CPU juzz86, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:09 PM
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    5. Business & Enterprise Computing

      Star-trekkin', across the univ.. no, wait.
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    6. PC Audio

      Sound cards, computer speakers etc.
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      Latest: AD900X on ZxR to USB Headset, big difference? francis87, Oct 24, 2017 at 4:15 PM
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    7. Networking, Telephony & Internet

      LAN's and WAN's and fixed line phones.
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      Latest: How close is your NBN? [SweN], Oct 24, 2017 at 6:45 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: KVM for display port? aussie-revhead, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:26 PM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: Worth getting an OCZ Trion 960GB for $299? MR CHILLED, Oct 24, 2017 at 4:21 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Patriot Memory Serial Number ausduckz, Oct 23, 2017 at 9:41 AM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: grunty laptop advice Optimus., Oct 23, 2017 at 9:42 PM
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    12. Retro & Arcade

      Love Retro Machines and old Arcade Machines/Games? This is the place to discuss it.
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    1. Intel x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of Intel's chipset and CPU products..
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      Latest: Xeon E5 2630 v3 ES high temp AviPC, Oct 24, 2017 at 4:06 PM
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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: How does Apple hardware hold its value so well? alexc, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:45 PM
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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:41 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: any Unity users upgrading to Ubuntu/Gnome 17.10? flu!d, Oct 24, 2017 at 4:33 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: WOLFENSTEIN ll - The New Colossus Tinian, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:53 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: JavaScript and hiding field deepspring, Oct 24, 2017 at 5:28 PM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Mining-specific PC Hardware suodrazah, Oct 24, 2017 at 4:31 PM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Gmail Keyboard Shortcuts Tinian, Oct 20, 2017 at 9:54 AM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Earphones/Headphones for the gym? nico6, Oct 24, 2017 at 4:28 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: OCAU GT-Sport Championship Pre-registration TomJ, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:03 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: How does Red Rooster still exist? mesaoz, Oct 24, 2017 at 1:47 PM
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    4. Graphic Design & Digital Art

      Digital Art, Illustration, Painting, and Graphic Design – Let’s get creative!
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Adelaide - worth a holiday? theSeekerr, Oct 24, 2017 at 5:44 PM
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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: China Phones - Recommend your Piece of Crap! rdamage, Oct 24, 2017 at 4:11 PM
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    7. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: Guitar setup Adelaide Optimus., Oct 22, 2017 at 11:03 PM
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    8. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: LED Flashlights.. CREE, Xenon and Luxeon, oh my! MagyaR, Oct 24, 2017 at 5:11 PM
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    9. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a cat? Post it here! Eclipsor, Oct 24, 2017 at 3:54 PM
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    10. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: General Photography banter thread macrocephalic, Oct 24, 2017 at 6:14 PM
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    11. Science

      Science news and discussion
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