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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: SDD, GPU & RAM Update for Optiplex 3020 SFF krisvm, Oct 22, 2017 at 4:49 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: Windows 10 Constant Lagging with all operations Xenon, Oct 23, 2017 at 12:45 AM
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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: Model M vs Topre Realforce & others fanpeople, Oct 22, 2017 at 4:33 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: ©º°¨¨°º Disco Scorpion º°¨¨°º© Defyant, Oct 22, 2017 at 10:02 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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    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: Which AIO are quiet? WishBone17, Oct 22, 2017 at 5:25 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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    7. Networking, Telephony & Internet

      LAN's and WAN's and fixed line phones.
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      Latest: How close is your NBN? looktall, Oct 22, 2017 at 9:48 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: Dual Monitor Upgrade (from 1080p 60Hz) VenomousDesigns, Oct 22, 2017 at 6:03 PM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices mikezilla2, Oct 22, 2017 at 11:35 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Memory Upgrade for 7700k System timmay556, Oct 22, 2017 at 1:31 PM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Inspiron 13 (5000) magius, Oct 22, 2017 at 8:33 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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    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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    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: Creating an unattended install of Windows 10 Opticon, Oct 22, 2017 at 11:23 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Migrate zpool from crashed FreeBSD to Ubuntu mrjayviper, Oct 20, 2017 at 9:57 AM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds // BiZ, Oct 22, 2017 at 11:56 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: sql connection in asp dot net T1tan, Oct 20, 2017 at 8:48 PM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Mining-specific PC Hardware Browndog, Oct 21, 2017 at 1:43 AM
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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: Post your Vintage Audio Deals & Finds nav, Oct 23, 2017 at 12:33 AM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: OCAU GT-Sport Championship Pre-registration The Beast, Oct 23, 2017 at 12:18 AM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: South Melbourne Dim Sims ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Oct 22, 2017 at 11:53 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: Japan? Japan! Athiril, Oct 22, 2017 at 3:17 PM
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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Samsung Galaxy S7 Draebor, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:30 AM
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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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    9. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a dog? post it here! broccoli, Oct 22, 2017 at 9:31 PM
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    10. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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    11. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Falcon 9 / Dragon RnR, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:04 AM
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