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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: Mini Server Rack Gashapon TRS-80, Jul 10, 2024 at 3:44 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: Toshiba Qosimo X770 Screen Issue Groff, Jul 12, 2024 at 9:52 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: Project Eternity - Water Cooled Wallmount PC Butcher9_9, Jul 11, 2024 at 5:53 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: 3D Printer General Chat tumutbound, Jul 12, 2024 at 8:15 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: Bad Loop Design - Recoverable? juzz86, Jul 8, 2024 at 9:54 AM
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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: Consumer 10GbE discussion grrrr, Jul 12, 2024 at 5:29 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: 4K Monitor High Refresh Rate Thread TheImp, Jul 12, 2024 at 9:30 PM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices 3five1, Jul 12, 2024 at 7:10 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Clocked Unbuffered DIMM (CUDIMM) RnR, Jun 24, 2024
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Framework Modular Laptop MUTMAN, Jul 11, 2024 at 7:43 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: Retro let's play July 2024: Mechwarrior 2 (1995) Myne_h, Jul 12, 2024 at 11:07 PM
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    1. Intel x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of Intel's chipset and CPU products..
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      Latest: Intel 14th gen discussion OJR, Jul 12, 2024 at 11:13 PM
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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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      Latest: Ryzen 5000 Series Discussion MUTMAN, Jul 12, 2024 at 5:08 AM
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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 Blinky, Jul 4, 2024
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 11 Mega thread adamsleath, Jul 6, 2024 at 4:19 AM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Linux Gaming GumbyNoTalent, Jul 6, 2024 at 8:47 AM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Consolidated Sim Racing Thread The Beast, Jul 12, 2024 at 9:40 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Programming Jokes Thread Yehat, May 19, 2024
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Software for overseas employees ocdcsv, Jul 9, 2024 at 6:00 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: 3.0 setup or just get soundbar (Sonos Arc?) JSmithDTV, Jul 12, 2024 at 6:10 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Simple recipies for lazy people like me. -AL-, Jul 12, 2024 at 8:58 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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      Latest: Upgrade of PC Pbx_Jnr, Jul 12, 2024 at 9:51 AM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: ALDI USB Condenser Mic th3_hawk, Jun 25, 2024
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Unlocking a Phone locked to Optus glenpinn, Jul 12, 2024 at 10:25 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: OCAU Guitar Players Club 3 shino, Jun 30, 2024
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: General RC Discussion BIG DWIFTER, Jul 12, 2024 at 7:07 PM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Woolworths Pet insurance sjaeger172004, Jul 9, 2024 at 5:43 PM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: The 'What is in your camera bag?' thread Dark Orange, Jul 12, 2024 at 10:45 PM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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