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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: Socket A Nostalgia Trip cbjaust, Dec 17, 2018 at 1:39 AM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: Help Needed! Pc boot issues. Angus M, Dec 16, 2018 at 7:32 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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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: What have you done to your PC today? MR CHILLED, Dec 15, 2018 at 7:09 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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      Latest: run LED lights of garage door light havabeer, Dec 16, 2018 at 9:26 AM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: W/C Loop Fan + Case Fan Refresh/Upgrade juzz86, Dec 16, 2018 at 4:00 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: One Win 10 pc cant see rest of network Symon, Dec 17, 2018 at 6:12 AM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: AMD's F U to Nvidia dr_deathy, Dec 17, 2018 at 12:04 AM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: Game Server - 1U - Home hairy, Dec 17, 2018 at 7:30 AM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Unstable RAM Malakai, Dec 14, 2018 at 10:44 PM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Student Laptop Advice wraith666, Dec 16, 2018 at 8:09 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: Z390chipset, i9 9900k i79700k and i5 shane41, Dec 16, 2018 at 9:24 AM
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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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      Latest: The 'Raspberry Pi' thread MUTMAN, Dec 16, 2018 at 9:00 PM
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Gone back to WIN 7 Zenskas, Dec 14, 2018 at 5:54 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread Quadbox, Dec 16, 2018 at 6:13 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Battlefield V walker_2003, Dec 17, 2018 at 7:29 AM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Programming Jokes Thread neRok, Dec 15, 2018 at 12:26 PM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: ALT Coin discussion whatdoesthisdo, Dec 14, 2018 at 8:25 PM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: User friendliest wiki software ? MR CHILLED, Dec 13, 2018 at 6:20 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Price for used equiptment Bold Eagle, Dec 15, 2018 at 9:33 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Playstation classic!!! Vanne, Dec 17, 2018 at 3:28 AM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Experiments with sous-vide cooking mmBax, Dec 16, 2018 at 9:20 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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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Pokemon Go For IOS/Android qwertylesh, Dec 16, 2018 at 10:15 PM
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    7. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: Super-duper cheap E-Drum Kit shino, Nov 22, 2018
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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: New Jack Russell! broccoli, Dec 15, 2018 at 8:43 PM
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    10. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: A lesson in slow panning.. Vladdo, Dec 16, 2018 at 11:25 PM
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    11. Science

      Science news and discussion
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