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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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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? HobartTas, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:05 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 23, 2017 at 3:21 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: DIY Solar panel setup on a budget Sunder, Oct 23, 2017 at 5:53 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: Which AIO are quiet? juzz86, Oct 23, 2017 at 3:50 PM
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    5. Business & Enterprise Computing

      Star-trekkin', across the univ.. no, wait.
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      Latest: Laptop tracking usage gdunkley84, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:59 PM
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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: Multiple Networks TheVON, Oct 23, 2017 at 5:20 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: Hardware raid vs software raid? 2_stroke, Oct 23, 2017 at 5:23 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: I don't know what I'm looking for... help please. ssar, Oct 23, 2017 at 1:23 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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      Latest: Daggerfall Unity Krumm, Oct 23, 2017 at 5:53 PM
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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: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Ap0c, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:49 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Access Database help, willing to pay :)! Frag, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:50 PM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Did I do it wrong? Wet Sandwich, Oct 23, 2017 at 12:31 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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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Project Cars 2 on PS4 JPHarvey, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:46 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? power, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:55 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: Contiki tour - Oktoberfest Scarpetta, Oct 23, 2017 at 4:57 PM
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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Google Pixel 2 & 2 XL discussion Slugoid, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:29 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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    9. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a dog? post it here! salmon, Oct 23, 2017 at 6:51 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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