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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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    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: MAD MAX TRIBUTE CASE MOD PC BUILD mnpctech, May 25, 2019 at 6:02 AM
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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: DIY Solar panel setup on a budget MUTMAN, May 25, 2019 at 7:02 AM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: Nicked an SMD or 2 off a RAM stick treeplant, May 24, 2019 at 4:33 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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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: The Great Big NBN Sticky Thread banshee, May 25, 2019 at 9:38 AM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: OLED Monitor? elvis, May 25, 2019 at 8:54 AM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices Ratzz, May 25, 2019 at 4:14 AM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Ram Prices MR CHILLED, May 21, 2019 at 6:16 PM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Chuwi Lapbook 'b' key randomly presses Revenger, May 24, 2019 at 5:14 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: Commodore 64 restore badmofo, May 25, 2019 at 9:05 AM
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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 Azzan, May 24, 2019 at 12:22 PM
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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 AlliZ, May 25, 2019 at 8:53 AM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: Apple Business Manager (ABM) [KEi]SoVeReIgN, May 19, 2019 at 9:38 PM
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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread MR CHILLED, May 24, 2019 at 10:04 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread flu!d, May 25, 2019 at 9:01 AM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Official Diablo 3: Reaper Of Souls Thread r3s, May 25, 2019 at 8:28 AM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Web Hosting doug81, May 25, 2019 at 2:07 AM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Consolidated Crypto Traders/Chat Thread Gunna, May 23, 2019 at 1:19 PM
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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: OLED's OLED's OLED's! theSeekerr, May 25, 2019 at 2:14 AM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: OUYA game console powered by Android AMLagonda, May 24, 2019 at 10:34 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Your favourite ALDI buys Ratzz, May 25, 2019 at 3:44 AM
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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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      Latest: Japan? Japan! MR CHILLED, May 25, 2019 at 6:47 AM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: Overlay Design Feedback SSJ4, May 25, 2019 at 8:47 AM
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Samsung Galaxy Fold CAPT-Irrelevant, May 25, 2019 at 12:22 AM
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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: R.I.P Thread MagyaR, May 23, 2019 at 8:26 AM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Tripod Legs Scootre, May 25, 2019 at 9:25 AM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Falcon 9 / Dragon MUTMAN, May 24, 2019 at 7:46 PM
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