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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: Custom Sleeved Cables Kommandant33, May 24, 2019 at 5:19 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: DIY Solar panel setup on a budget Recharge, May 24, 2019 at 10:56 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 insular, May 24, 2019 at 7:32 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: OLED Monitor? walker_2003, May 25, 2019 at 12:20 AM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices mikezilla2, May 25, 2019 at 12:49 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: DC GDEMU? elvis, May 24, 2019 at 10:08 PM
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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 mAJORD, May 24, 2019 at 11:27 PM
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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 elvis, May 24, 2019 at 9:52 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Mordhau ChinoPD, May 25, 2019 at 1:34 AM
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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: 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! chainbolt, May 24, 2019 at 10:48 PM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: Osprey Gaming ANZ Esports Organisation ni9ht_5ta1k3r, May 24, 2019 at 4:00 PM
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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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      Latest: Blades By Baz ASIGN_Baz, May 24, 2019 at 11:32 PM
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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: Photoshop request Sledge, May 25, 2019 at 12:16 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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