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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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      Latest: Ultrawide options HugeNuts, Oct 18, 2019 at 4:31 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, Oct 17, 2019 at 2:18 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 aXis, Oct 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: How to identify a burnt resistors value? breech, Oct 18, 2019 at 7:54 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: COMPLETE - Outboard Cooling - Down(size) You Go! deluxe, Oct 18, 2019 at 10:19 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: Why has sound gone backwards? JSmithDTV, Oct 18, 2019 at 10:01 PM
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    7. Networking, Telephony & Internet

      LAN's and WAN's and fixed line phones.
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      Latest: Intermittent NBN Optical Issues rickbishop, Oct 18, 2019 at 11:49 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: Nvidia Freestyle walker_2003, Oct 18, 2019 at 7:18 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: Memory Support List..useless M1ck1, Oct 9, 2019
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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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: What retro activity did you get up to today? Vanne, Oct 19, 2019 at 1:32 AM
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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 Ratzz, Oct 18, 2019 at 10:40 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: Getting files off a running macbook laptop sammy_b0i, Oct 17, 2019 at 11:36 AM
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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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      Latest: The 'Raspberry Pi' thread Quadbox, Oct 15, 2019 at 12:54 PM
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread flu!d, Oct 16, 2019 at 9:57 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Free Games MKII macktheknife, Oct 18, 2019 at 11:41 PM
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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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      Latest: ALT Coin discussion koss, Oct 11, 2019
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Brave Browser Skydome, Oct 17, 2019 at 6:23 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: AV for footy club Pugs, Oct 18, 2019 at 4:48 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: God of War - PS4 flain, Oct 18, 2019 at 1:20 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: What is your favourite Cider and why? Madengineer, Oct 18, 2019 at 9:13 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: Looking for someone for minor 3D model edit Tobop, Oct 13, 2019 at 12:58 PM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Malaysia Airlines - How we lookin'? broccoli, Oct 18, 2019 at 11:40 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: Pokemon Go For IOS/Android Zippy7, Oct 18, 2019 at 10:07 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: OCAU Guitar Players Club 3 jclei, Oct 11, 2019
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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 RyoSaeba, Oct 18, 2019 at 1:56 PM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a dog? post it here! Madengineer, Oct 16, 2019 at 9:21 PM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Various images from the last few months Pbx_Jnr, Oct 18, 2019 at 1:45 PM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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