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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: HP ENVY X360 Upgrade JWM, Feb 27, 2020 at 7:56 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: USB Device Not Recognized pwlm1975, Feb 28, 2020 at 9:05 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: soldering fumes MR CHILLED, Feb 26, 2020 at 5:54 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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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: Cheap 3D Printers? holdennutta, Feb 27, 2020 at 2:22 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: fan timers merlin13, Feb 27, 2020 at 3:32 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: CPU/GPU blocks with corrosion? Bolter01, Feb 28, 2020 at 8:31 AM
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    5. Business & Enterprise Computing

      Star-trekkin', across the univ.. no, wait.
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      Latest: Managing multi-site deployments Ravennoir, Feb 27, 2020 at 6:31 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: Cross platform LAN messenger Quadbox, Feb 27, 2020 at 7:28 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: AMD Radeon RX5000 Series - First "Navi" Cards nope, Feb 28, 2020 at 9:09 AM
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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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      Latest: Ram Prices M1ck1, Feb 26, 2020 at 7:57 PM
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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 argent, Feb 28, 2020 at 9:54 AM
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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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      Latest: Ryzen 3000 series CPUs M1ck1, Feb 26, 2020 at 7:21 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: New Mac Pro - 2018? 2SHY, Feb 20, 2020
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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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      Latest: The 'Raspberry Pi' thread GumbyNoTalent, Feb 26, 2020 at 2:55 PM
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread ChinoPD, Feb 25, 2020 at 1:36 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread ae00711, Feb 26, 2020 at 12:02 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Call of Duty - Modern Warfare (2019) Madengineer, Feb 28, 2020 at 10:01 AM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Arudino global timer interrupts question oculi, Feb 27, 2020 at 9:38 PM
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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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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Can't Find OLED 60inch or 59 inch or 58inch Kosti, Feb 27, 2020 at 5:02 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Xbox Series X Sledge, Feb 28, 2020 at 5:48 AM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Pan Perfect for Steak ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Feb 27, 2020 at 11:40 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: Common engagement model for one-off work? Elmf, Feb 23, 2020 at 4:25 PM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Japan? Japan! hippyhippy, Feb 28, 2020 at 9:53 AM
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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: Samsung Galaxy S20 family aka S11. Kookooburra, Feb 28, 2020 at 9:27 AM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: What fender amp to buy? GarethB, Feb 22, 2020 at 10:11 AM
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Lego! Do Not Link To Your Sales In This Thread! cyrax83, Feb 28, 2020 at 9:48 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: What's your 2020 photography resolution? Dark Orange, Feb 27, 2020 at 7:35 PM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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