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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: RAM overclocking help please! shane41, Jan 19, 2020 at 7:26 AM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: MSI 2080ti Seahawk X problems rbialek, Jan 19, 2020 at 10:15 AM
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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: Retail PC builders question terrastrife, Jan 19, 2020 at 12:46 AM
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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: Precision 3D Printer Build - Worklog aokman, Jan 18, 2020 at 5:16 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: Rewiring Euro table lamp HSV_Enigma, Jan 17, 2020 at 10:08 PM
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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! Filipino_Rambo_, Jan 18, 2020 at 10:23 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: Unigine Superposition Azzan, Jan 19, 2020 at 1:33 AM
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: HDD prices Azzan, Jan 19, 2020 at 12:59 AM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: ram speeds rthy, Jan 19, 2020 at 9:42 AM
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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 Azzan, Jan 19, 2020 at 1:11 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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      Latest: Best retro on YT breech, Jan 19, 2020 at 9:48 AM
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    1. Intel x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of Intel's chipset and CPU products..
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      Latest: Some old school x58 fun rthy, Jan 19, 2020 at 12:28 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: New Mac Pro - 2018? aokman, Jan 17, 2020 at 1:06 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 cvidler, Jan 10, 2020
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    1. Windows Operating Systems

      All turn towards Redmond and bow..
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      Latest: Gone back to WIN 7 Aetherone, Jan 18, 2020 at 11:55 AM
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    2. Other Operating Systems

      *ix, *BSD, BeOS, Palm.. etc.
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      Latest: How to tell if my Solaris machine is custard HobartTas, Jan 14, 2020 at 1:09 PM
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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Star Citizen Murmandamus, Jan 19, 2020 at 10:23 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: Consolidated Crypto Traders/Chat Thread dakiller, Jan 15, 2020 at 10:01 PM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Password Manager Cloud Based breno, Jan 18, 2020 at 8:13 AM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Integrated Amp Suggestions ThE_BiG_O, Jan 19, 2020 at 1:06 AM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Port Barrel Carbon Rod, Jan 18, 2020 at 11:08 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: Need help cleaning up a video Hater, Jan 13, 2020 at 10:14 AM
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    5. Holidays & Travel

      Jet-settin' about
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      Latest: Malaysia Airlines - How we lookin'? looktall, Jan 18, 2020 at 10:55 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: Home signal boosters callan, Jan 17, 2020 at 1:33 PM
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    8. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: geni mos300 moving scan 250w LIGHTMANNZ, Jan 18, 2020 at 7:53 AM
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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 broccoli, Jan 19, 2020 at 9:54 AM
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    10. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Got a dog? post it here! Jumpingmanjim, Jan 17, 2020 at 1:35 PM
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    11. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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      Latest: Sand Pumper Jetty, The Spit TwinII, Jan 18, 2020 at 8:57 AM
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    12. Science

      Science news and discussion
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      Latest: Falcon 9 / Dragon Quadbox, Jan 18, 2020 at 2:33 PM
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