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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: VM server from consumer parts, thoughts? davros123, Feb 17, 2019 at 9:28 AM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: How to remove booklet format in PDF PsydFX, Feb 17, 2019 at 10:19 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: Asus Vivobook S14 Help Required philquad, Feb 15, 2019 at 12:09 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: The Ultimate AIO? Worklog. Ratzz, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:14 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: Laser Cutting Requests psychobunny, Feb 17, 2019 at 1:05 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: Control Pod Replacement for Z5500? Franc, Feb 16, 2019 at 10:55 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 Seeker, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:52 PM
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    5. Business & Enterprise Computing

      Star-trekkin', across the univ.. no, wait.
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      Latest: DNS Hosting dyde, Feb 17, 2019 at 10:38 AM
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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: 2 Home wireless modems to single router Nateid03, Feb 17, 2019 at 11:58 AM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: AMD's F U to Nvidia Sipheren, Feb 17, 2019 at 9:51 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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    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: Sega Universal Upright conversion elvis, Feb 17, 2019 at 1:30 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 3000 series CPUs Phido, Feb 17, 2019 at 12:27 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: eGPU question: MBP Retina early 2015 melatonin, Feb 11, 2019 at 4:11 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 PsydFX, Feb 17, 2019 at 7:21 AM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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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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      Latest: One USB Wallet to Store Them All mr camouflage, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:38 PM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Best free video screen capture software? Hater, Feb 15, 2019 at 11:31 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Advice for Upgrading to 4K Compatibility jfat, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:22 AM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: God of War - PS4 Drizz06, Feb 17, 2019 at 1:13 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: The Coffee Thread supasaiyan, Feb 15, 2019 at 9:49 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: Problem with links in InDesign argent, Feb 13, 2019 at 10:14 PM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: In Perth for a week josh1990, Feb 16, 2019 at 12:48 PM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: Hater's blogging journey Hater, Feb 15, 2019 at 8:47 PM
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Google Home Matthew kane, Feb 15, 2019 at 9:39 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: OCAU Guitar Players Club 3 ndt, Feb 15, 2019 at 1:20 PM
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Cleaning playing cards. Reaper, Feb 17, 2019 at 10:29 AM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a cat? Post it here! BurningFeetMan, Feb 15, 2019 at 11:49 AM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Antarctic Trip herzeg, Feb 17, 2019 at 11:16 AM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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