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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: FT02... Still good! woja, Apr 21, 2021 at 6:48 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: PC not booting when installed in case MrCupHolder, Apr 23, 2021 at 3:40 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: intel cpus philquad, Apr 22, 2021 at 6:27 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: The Ultimate AIO Case? Worklog. Ratzz, Apr 22, 2021 at 7:00 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 ideas? garfield2k, Apr 22, 2021 at 10:47 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: RX570 mosfet/drmos change Kosti, Apr 23, 2021 at 12:23 AM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: Xtreme Cooled Case Gallery juzz86, Apr 20, 2021 at 11:13 AM
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    5. Business & Enterprise Computing

      Star-trekkin', across the univ.. no, wait.
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      Latest: General InfoSec discussion Gunna, Apr 22, 2021 at 3:32 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: Consolidated Invite Request Thread schnappy, Apr 22, 2021 at 8:54 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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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Mini ITX Owners Club and Discussion Speedster20, Apr 20, 2021 at 9:22 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 inspired modern games elvis, Apr 22, 2021 at 9:17 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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      Latest: Ryzen 5000 Series Discussion Aussiejuggalo, Apr 22, 2021 at 8:41 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: USB Ethernet on M1 Macs teej, Apr 21, 2021 at 3:03 PM
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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, Apr 20, 2021 at 6:54 PM
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Where to buy cheap legit Win 10 key? tuRtlez, Apr 22, 2021 at 8:47 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread GumbyNoTalent, Apr 22, 2021 at 8:14 AM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Control (2019) - Remedy Games Deus_Ex_Machina, Apr 23, 2021 at 12:09 AM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Cppnow talk - C++ container "Colony" metamorphosis, Apr 22, 2021 at 8:22 AM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Ethereum mining rig suggestions duck_boy, Apr 23, 2021 at 2:02 AM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Do you still use Microsoft Office? amisty, Apr 22, 2021 at 2:38 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: OLED's OLED's OLED's! BuD, Apr 22, 2021 at 3:36 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Can PS5 be used as media centre? JSmithDTV, Apr 19, 2021 at 5:49 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Diamond earth cookware qwertylesh, Apr 22, 2021 at 4:54 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: Blender PC upgrade advice. proffesso, Apr 10, 2021
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Started making holiday bookings yet? glenpinn, Apr 22, 2021 at 5:01 PM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Diablo Immortal bizarroking, Apr 22, 2021 at 3:59 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: OCAU Guitar Players Club 3 GarethB, Apr 22, 2021 at 1:05 PM
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: The OCAU Figurine Collection Thread ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Apr 20, 2021 at 7:16 AM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: A "small" studio - with Unreal boneburner, Apr 22, 2021 at 6:04 PM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Falcon 9 / Dragon mr camouflage, Apr 21, 2021 at 8:20 PM
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