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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: Happy 11th Birthday PSU!!! antari, Aug 14, 2022 at 12:26 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: Is my 3080 ti dying or dead? Artifacts??? Cap One, Aug 14, 2022 at 11:53 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: Next build from 6700k sjaeger172004, Aug 13, 2022 at 8:43 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: Fan Bracket for Over PCIe Slots Elmf, Aug 13, 2022 at 9:06 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: 3D Printer General Chat Defyant, Aug 14, 2022 at 11:28 AM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: YEELIGHT YLTD003 Hanging Lamp Pro Version Kosti, Aug 11, 2022 at 8:35 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 integralfx, Aug 14, 2022 at 10:26 AM
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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 Gibbon, Aug 14, 2022 at 12:21 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: Crystalmark benchies bonox, Aug 13, 2022 at 2:03 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Go to guide for overclocking B DIE DDR4? dasa2, Aug 12, 2022 at 4:18 PM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Laptop brands, whats good now ? mtma, Aug 11, 2022 at 12:18 AM
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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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    1. Intel x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of Intel's chipset and CPU products..
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      Latest: 12900k running cool? h2oxide, Aug 13, 2022 at 2:58 PM
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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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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 Daft_Munt, Aug 13, 2022 at 3:17 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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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Diablo 4 Official Announce release TBC PureFire, Aug 14, 2022 at 10:53 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: Ethereum mining rig suggestions lonewolf1983, Aug 14, 2022 at 10:57 AM
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    6. General Software

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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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    2. Game Consoles

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      Latest: Bloodborne Trizae, Aug 13, 2022 at 11:32 AM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Your favourite ALDI buys SeroZero, Aug 12, 2022 at 9:58 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: Dall-E 2.0 - text to image AI walker_2003, Aug 14, 2022 at 9:33 AM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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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: 18650 power bank? qwertylesh, Aug 13, 2022 at 10:23 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: ETI 4600 synthesizer artwork ernie, Jul 22, 2022
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Consolidated Slot Car thread. stalyoni, Aug 13, 2022 at 10:29 PM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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    11. Photography & Video

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      Latest: Your Photo of the Week (14th of August 2022) Deftone2k, Aug 14, 2022 at 11:39 AM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: New SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant discovered treblid, Aug 14, 2022 at 12:11 PM
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