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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: Ram voltage spit051261, Jan 28, 2020 at 11:50 PM
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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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    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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    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: Watercooling Pay It Foward Thread! ShadowBurger, Jan 29, 2020 at 1:40 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: Overclocking Software Will S, Jan 29, 2020 at 3:39 PM
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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: New RAM breakthrough.. bob05, Jan 29, 2020 at 1:29 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 ShadowBurger, Jan 29, 2020 at 12:14 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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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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      Latest: Ryzen 3000 series CPUs 335 GT, Jan 29, 2020 at 4:30 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: which osx philquad, Jan 29, 2020 at 11:31 AM
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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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      Latest: The 'Raspberry Pi' thread cvidler, Jan 10, 2020
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread shirl, Jan 29, 2020 at 4:15 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Dying Light boneburner, Jan 29, 2020 at 4:12 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Christ this is embarressing PabloEscobar, Jan 29, 2020 at 4:28 PM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Bitcoin wallet top up with cash and no I.D. AdamMB23, Jan 24, 2020 at 8:18 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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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Death Stranding - Hideo Kojima power, Jan 29, 2020 at 3:49 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Happy Bourbon Day! Scarpetta, Jan 27, 2020 at 2:08 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: Hektik type font design work riccoo, Jan 24, 2020 at 2:49 PM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Japan? Japan! Zee, Jan 28, 2020 at 7:42 PM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: Gear Chat ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Jan 29, 2020 at 7:56 AM
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Putting contacts on an android phone power, Jan 29, 2020 at 4:32 PM
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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: General RC Discussion ShadowBurger, Jan 29, 2020 at 12:15 PM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a dog? post it here! Madengineer, Jan 26, 2020 at 2:10 PM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Canon 50mm salmon, Jan 28, 2020 at 8:28 PM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Falcon 9 / Dragon aokman, Jan 28, 2020 at 12:43 PM
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