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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: Gigabyte laptop and new h/d as second h/d russ868me, Sep 18, 2020 at 11:25 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: How to run a diagnostic on Samsung 850 SSD Utetopia, Sep 19, 2020 at 1:03 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: What have you done to your PC today? Phido, Sep 18, 2020 at 5:21 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 Racing Sim Build (Pics) James086, Sep 19, 2020 at 11:46 AM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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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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      Latest: How is onboard sound these days? deluxe, Sep 16, 2020 at 4:03 PM
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    7. Networking, Telephony & Internet

      LAN's and WAN's and fixed line phones.
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      Latest: Asus AC68U + PiHole -> Blocklist rockuman_ex, Sep 19, 2020 at 12:30 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices bcann, Sep 19, 2020 at 1:19 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Help with AMD Memory ozz, Sep 18, 2020 at 4:26 AM
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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: Retro videos to watch. elvis, Sep 19, 2020 at 1:31 PM
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    1. Intel x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of Intel's chipset and CPU products..
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      Latest: easiest way to RMA spit051261, Sep 19, 2020 at 9:41 AM
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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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      Latest: TSMC Process Roadmap and Status RnR, Sep 18, 2020 at 1:11 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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      Latest: The 'Raspberry Pi' thread mesaoz, Sep 18, 2020 at 5:17 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, Sep 17, 2020 at 12:26 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, Sep 18, 2020 at 11:39 AM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Cyberpunk 2077 - Witcher 2 devs SpicEwEazle, Sep 19, 2020 at 12:34 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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    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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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: PS5 Update: Launches "Holiday 2020" aeon.Nemesis, Sep 19, 2020 at 12:21 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: The Coffee Thread Zee, Sep 18, 2020 at 8:55 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, Sep 3, 2020
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Camping General Thread timsarg, Sep 18, 2020 at 5:56 PM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: What streaming software do you use (if any)? HyRax1, Sep 18, 2020 at 8:50 AM
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Samsung Galaxy S20 family aka S11. MR CHILLED, Sep 18, 2020 at 11:25 AM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: looking to learn the electric guitar shino, Sep 19, 2020 at 6:42 AM
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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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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: General Photography Banter Thread Athiril, Sep 19, 2020 at 11:20 AM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Lab-Grown Meat etc. JSmithDTV, Sep 18, 2020 at 2:13 PM
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