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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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      Latest: Can't boot from USB mixsetup, Aug 9, 2020 at 1:19 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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      Latest: windows 10 install anark1, Aug 8, 2020 at 10:22 AM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: HP Z420 into Fractal XL case 42RU, Aug 7, 2020 at 10:01 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 Printing Requests m3k, Aug 9, 2020 at 2:21 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: Safely switching mains for Arduino callan, Aug 8, 2020 at 6:09 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: First go at water cooling M1ck1, Aug 9, 2020 at 5:56 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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      Latest: How is onboard sound these days? Renza, Aug 9, 2020 at 10:45 PM
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    7. Networking, Telephony & Internet

      LAN's and WAN's and fixed line phones.
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      Latest: The Great Big NBN Sticky Thread Grom Hellscream, Aug 9, 2020 at 7:39 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: nVidia Hints at Ampere 7nm at GTC2020 havabeer, Aug 9, 2020 at 8:04 PM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices Azzan, Aug 9, 2020 at 5:36 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Can i use 3 sticks of Ram in triple channel? Coolio, Aug 8, 2020 at 11:38 PM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: FormD T1 Releases Saturday 2AM dumpst0r, Aug 10, 2020 at 12:21 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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      Latest: Retro FAQ: Sony PlayStation greencamel65, Aug 9, 2020 at 11:40 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 4000 Series Discussion adamsleath, Aug 9, 2020 at 8:25 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: Apple to Announce its own Mac Processor Azrael, Aug 5, 2020 at 10:10 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 Blinky, Aug 9, 2020 at 12:35 PM
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread metamorphosis, Aug 6, 2020 at 9:03 AM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Blurredfox Firefox theme. flu!d, Aug 9, 2020 at 7:43 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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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: Focal Chorus 705 - Where to Buy? Schnooper, Aug 8, 2020 at 4:42 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: What Are You Drinking Now theSeekerr, Aug 9, 2020 at 9:59 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: Show us your 2D/3D/4D work KANNIS, Jul 24, 2020
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Good beaches in (F)NQ? Fred Nurk, Aug 4, 2020 at 8:01 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: Google Pixel 4, 4xl, 4a, 4aXL Thread doug81, Aug 9, 2020 at 8:38 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Plant swapping fleetfeather, Aug 9, 2020 at 8:34 PM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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