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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: Won't boot from USB Matthew kane, Jul 21, 2018 at 11:35 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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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: DIY motion actuator hoopstar, Jul 21, 2018 at 9:03 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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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: NPN proximity sensor sanity check bradleyk, Jul 21, 2018 at 10:43 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: X1000 kooliez, Jul 21, 2018 at 5:00 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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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: AOC agon ag241qg 144hz issue nope, Jul 21, 2018 at 10:51 PM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: NAS basic info please Revenger, Jul 21, 2018 at 5:09 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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    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: Z390chipset, i9 9900k i79700k and i5 bobster, Jul 20, 2018 at 4:58 PM
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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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      Latest: is a threadkiller overkill for gaming? dr_deathy, Jul 21, 2018 at 12:13 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: New Mac Pro - 2018? Perko, Jul 20, 2018 at 1:04 PM
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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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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Ubuntu (Budgie) 18.04 dieded? flu!d, Jul 21, 2018 at 9:06 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Star Citizen Fortigurn, Jul 22, 2018 at 12:39 AM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: The PSION Adventure (2018) Wako, Jul 14, 2018
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Consolidated Crypto Traders/Chat Thread koss, Jul 20, 2018 at 11:47 PM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: CPU-Z bench tab? Bourke, Jul 19, 2018 at 8:36 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Soundbars - Any good??? wolfie81, Jul 21, 2018 at 9:57 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Fortnite Battle Royale (XB1) Smoothie, Jul 21, 2018 at 10:45 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: A question about wok burners Bigtosser, Jul 21, 2018 at 11:33 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: Graphic design competition. PunX0r, Jul 21, 2018 at 8:49 PM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Campervan Through Europe? Any experiences chainbolt, Jul 21, 2018 at 11:10 PM
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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Pokemon Go For IOS/Android qwertylesh, Jul 21, 2018 at 9:01 PM
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    7. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: OCAU Guitar Players Club 3 Silenius, Jul 19, 2018 at 3:20 PM
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    8. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Builds By Baz - ED 209 (Robocop 2014) ASIGN_Baz, Jul 22, 2018 at 1:23 AM
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    9. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: New Rescue Dog? Unsure... STINGA, Jul 20, 2018 at 8:48 PM
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    10. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Sony A7III FranchiseJuan, Jul 21, 2018 at 5:58 PM
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    11. Science

      Science news and discussion
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