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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: fan control for MSI B450M groovetek, Sep 27, 2021 at 7:51 AM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: windows won't boot ginger_nuts, Sep 27, 2021 at 12:17 PM
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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: Psu selection VirtualNinja, Sep 25, 2021 at 11:10 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: "Tight & Lazy"... The Ghetto Mod Thread MUTMAN, Sep 26, 2021 at 7:45 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: Cheap 3D Printers? larszoe, Sep 26, 2021 at 4:58 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: 57-60140 Alternative? Technics, Sep 27, 2021 at 1:22 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: First WC Loop - sanity check Wacko02, Sep 27, 2021 at 9:39 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: CAT6A UPGRADE / WALL PLATE Quadbox, Sep 26, 2021 at 9:58 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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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: Viper Gaming 4400 C19 M1ck1, Sep 26, 2021 at 4:10 PM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

      Laptops, notebooks, PDAs, SFF's, mini-barebones, etc
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      Latest: Mini ITX Owners Club and Discussion nCrypt, Sep 26, 2021 at 3:42 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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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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      Latest: Ryzen 5000 Series Discussion Maka0, Sep 26, 2021 at 10:12 AM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: Macbook Pro Yesteryear or 2020 model? Blinky, Sep 24, 2021 at 5:05 PM
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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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      Latest: The 'Raspberry Pi' thread flu!d, Sep 25, 2021 at 8:15 PM
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 11 OJR, Sep 27, 2021 at 10:57 AM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Proxmox noob need help planning storage randomman, Sep 25, 2021 at 1:31 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Diablo II: Resurrected omen_child, Sep 27, 2021 at 12:52 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Programming Jokes Thread RnR, Sep 20, 2021
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Chia Specific r3s, Sep 27, 2021 at 10:16 AM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Faster way to edit word in pdf document power, Sep 27, 2021 at 8:45 AM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: The state of HDTV MR CHILLED, Sep 27, 2021 at 1:45 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Xbox Series X|S trippyfoo, Sep 26, 2021 at 10:30 AM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: What Are You Drinking Now josh1990, Sep 27, 2021 at 6:51 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: Started making holiday bookings yet? money_killer, Sep 23, 2021 at 8:57 PM
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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: Samsung s21 Ultra and s21 line up. MR CHILLED, Sep 27, 2021 at 11:25 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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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a dog? post it here! Sledge, Sep 26, 2021 at 7:14 PM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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