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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: is undervolting completely safe? pwlm1975, Mar 22, 2019 at 6:50 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: Games crash, GPU drops out & BSOD Brazen, Mar 22, 2019 at 11:46 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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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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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 CNC routers/mills thread PheonixV2, Mar 22, 2019 at 2:03 PM
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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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      Latest: New custom loop, high temps. Dave, Mar 19, 2019 at 4:37 PM
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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: Sharing NBN with neighbour? MoRpHeUs, Mar 22, 2019 at 7:13 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: Swapping HDDs to new NAS asho444, Mar 21, 2019 at 4:42 PM
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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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      Latest: Budget (~$500) Gaming SSF Build - Dell?! magius, Mar 22, 2019 at 2:56 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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    1. Intel x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of Intel's chipset and CPU products..
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      Latest: Adventure with a Thinkstation D20 - Dual 1366 sammy_b0i, Mar 22, 2019 at 10:26 AM
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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 PureFire, Mar 22, 2019 at 5:28 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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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: windows is a pos NSanity, Mar 22, 2019 at 3:21 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread Quadbox, Mar 22, 2019 at 5:13 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: THEY ARE BILLIONS whatdoesthisdo, Mar 22, 2019 at 7:30 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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      Latest: OLED's OLED's OLED's! Zee, Mar 22, 2019 at 7:59 PM
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    2. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: What Are You Drinking Now Madengineer, Mar 22, 2019 at 6:26 PM
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    3. Graphic Design & Digital Art

      Digital Art, Illustration, Painting, and Graphic Design – Let’s get creative!
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      Latest: Vinyl Cutter? XR6DAn, Feb 23, 2019
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    4. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Japan? Japan! coolroy, Mar 21, 2019 at 7:54 PM
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    5. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: Hater's blogging journey Hater, Mar 22, 2019 at 2:20 PM
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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Galaxy S6 repair options qwertylesh, Mar 22, 2019 at 6:24 PM
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    7. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: OCAU Guitar Players Club 3 ndt, Mar 12, 2019
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    8. 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! Brett, Mar 22, 2019 at 6:01 PM
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    9. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a cat? Post it here! samus, Mar 22, 2019 at 3:52 PM
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    10. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: General Photography banter thread Athiril, Mar 21, 2019 at 6:22 PM
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    11. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Falcon 9 / Dragon SLATYE, Mar 19, 2019 at 11:53 PM
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