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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: This any good for a light OC on X79? ledhead900, Feb 19, 2019 at 10:36 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: Gigabyte Aorus RX 580 8GB not recognised pwlm1975, Feb 19, 2019 at 4:23 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: Asus Vivobook S14 Help Required melatonin, Feb 19, 2019 at 3:25 PM
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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: Laser Cutting Requests psychobunny, Feb 17, 2019 at 1:05 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: 240v IEC to USB Power adapters? Azrael, Feb 19, 2019 at 2:15 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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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: The Great Big NBN Sticky Thread fredhoon, Feb 19, 2019 at 10:26 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: Monitor Recommendation Please varin, Feb 19, 2019 at 11:11 PM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices Myne_h, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:25 AM
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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: NFC S4 Mini - 8700k and gtx1080 off a laptop psu Turbine, Feb 19, 2019 at 12:54 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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      Latest: Z390chipset, i9 9900k i79700k and i5 Partha, Feb 20, 2019 at 1:23 AM
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    2. AMD x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Athlons, Durons and Hammers, oh my!
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: Connecting miniDv Camera to iMac macplus, Feb 18, 2019 at 4:52 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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      Latest: Windows 10 Mega thread flu!d, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:55 PM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: Perpetual Linux Distro Thread kogi, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:40 AM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Epic Games Vs Steam - A Battle Worth Watching bart5986, Feb 20, 2019 at 12:09 AM
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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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      Latest: Any Point trying to sell off Antminer Z9 Mini? koss, Feb 18, 2019 at 5:19 PM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Best free video screen capture software? Hater, Feb 15, 2019 at 11:31 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Advice for Upgrading to 4K Compatibility NeoTiger, Feb 18, 2019 at 4:17 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Red Dead Redemption 2 elvis, Feb 20, 2019 at 12:43 AM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Your favourite ALDI buys SLIMaxPower, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:58 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: Problem with links in InDesign argent, Feb 13, 2019
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Japan? Japan! mtma, Feb 20, 2019 at 12:22 AM
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    6. Live Streaming & Content Creation

      Ha ha! I'm using the Internet!
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      Latest: Hater's blogging journey Hater, Feb 19, 2019 at 2:11 PM
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    7. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Google Home Beanz, Feb 19, 2019 at 10:06 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: OCAU Guitar Players Club 3 ndt, Feb 15, 2019 at 1:20 PM
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    9. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Consolidated Slot Car thread. FIREWIRE1394, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:43 AM
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    10. Pets & Animals

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

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Modern Polariod - fuji instax 210 review havabeer, Feb 19, 2019 at 10:08 PM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Australian Space Agency MR CHILLED, Feb 19, 2019 at 4:57 PM
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