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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: USB 3.1 S/S port is FAST! terrastrife, Sep 17, 2019 at 12:43 AM
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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: Tip PC vs Dual Xeon for server... FOTW, Sep 16, 2019 at 8:36 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: Death from Above Deano_20802, Sep 16, 2019 at 10:52 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 vk2fro, Sep 16, 2019 at 5:55 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: USB power change over switch bryn, Sep 16, 2019 at 7:49 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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    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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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Not sure on what is happening Will S, Sep 9, 2019
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Asrock DeskMini A300 Series terrastrife, Sep 16, 2019 at 11:28 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: Retro FAQ: Sega Megadrive / Sega Genesis elvis, Sep 16, 2019 at 8:57 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 AlliZ, Sep 16, 2019 at 4:54 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 millsy, Sep 10, 2019
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread elvis, Sep 14, 2019 at 11:12 AM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: unplugged my PC, now Linux won't load flu!d, Sep 16, 2019 at 3:46 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Borderlands 3 - Sept 13 MrBS, Sep 16, 2019 at 10:49 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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      Latest: Which VPN? T1tan, Sep 16, 2019 at 7:27 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Cheap NAS Options For Plex Deus_Ex_Machina, Sep 16, 2019 at 7:12 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Plant Based Diets elvis, Sep 16, 2019 at 7:40 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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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Japan? Japan! miicah, Sep 16, 2019 at 11:49 AM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: Show us your setup. AERO, Sep 13, 2019 at 10:53 PM
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Apple iPhone 11 Draxx, Sep 17, 2019 at 1:11 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: Lego! Do Not Link To Your Sales In This Thread! Mikos, Sep 16, 2019 at 5:29 PM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Hypoallergenic shelter cats? Scarpetta, Sep 15, 2019 at 4:11 PM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Viable alternative to Lightroom 6 for OSX Athiril, Sep 17, 2019 at 1:02 AM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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