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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: Replacing GPU Fan Tech questions havabeer, Jul 11, 2020 at 9:11 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: Help with hard drives koopz, Jul 11, 2020 at 7:45 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: IMON Front LCD Repair Epicfatigue, Jul 11, 2020 at 10:39 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? RyoSaeba, Jul 11, 2020 at 11:05 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: Ozito tool batteries - battery protection? heller44, Jul 10, 2020 at 10:58 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: Best CPU block for AM4 Butcher9_9, Jul 10, 2020 at 11:26 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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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: Unigine Superposition spit051261, Jul 11, 2020 at 9:17 AM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices fad, Jul 11, 2020 at 8:10 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: To QVL or Not! Hotrod2go, Jul 11, 2020 at 12:08 PM
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    11. Portable & Small Form Factor

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      Latest: FormD T1 Releases Saturday 2AM SSJ4, Jul 11, 2020 at 12:58 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 Racing July 2020 - Carmageddon TDR2000 Pierre32, Jul 11, 2020 at 11:00 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 Dunska, Jul 11, 2020 at 7:50 AM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: What's the best Thunderbolt USB flash thumb drive? DrJK, Jul 11, 2020 at 2:38 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 Myne_h, Jul 11, 2020 at 10:24 PM
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread Rusty X5, Jul 11, 2020 at 9:04 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread Blinky, Jul 11, 2020 at 11:25 AM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Call of Duty - Modern Warfare (2019) walker_2003, Jul 11, 2020 at 9:57 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

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      Latest: What kind of mining set up are you runnning? Jaco, Jul 11, 2020 at 11:05 PM
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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! alfster, Jul 11, 2020 at 10:31 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Experiments with sous-vide cooking PabloEscobar, Jul 11, 2020 at 6:59 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! Boneman, Jul 10, 2020 at 11:17 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: China Phones - Recommend your Piece of Crap! doug81, Jul 11, 2020 at 12:47 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: iRig 2 HD / Virtual amp software gtarmanrob, Jul 8, 2020 at 4:12 PM
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: The OCAU Figurine Collection Thread RyoSaeba, Jul 10, 2020 at 11:38 PM
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    10. Pets & Animals

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

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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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