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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: Surge Protecting Power Center Switches? pinkfloydeffect, Feb 24, 2018 at 4:13 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: PSU fan noise - replacement? ipv6ready, Feb 24, 2018 at 12:55 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: Help me build a $900-1000 Gaming PC magius, Feb 23, 2018 at 6:29 PM
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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: This is how we roll... The Ghetto Mod Thread Ratzz, Feb 24, 2018 at 7:21 AM
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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: DIY Solar panel setup on a budget rainwulf, Feb 23, 2018 at 7:55 PM
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    3. Electronics & Electrics

      If ohmly I could resist those capacitors..
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      Latest: 3m run 5V vs 12V LED strips on batteries merlin13, Feb 23, 2018 at 6:27 PM
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    4. Extreme and Water Cooling

      Watercooling, phase-change etc. AIRCOOLERS GO IN OC&HW!
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      Latest: Control e-Sports X299 Build Exodus_AU, Feb 24, 2018 at 5:34 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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      Latest: VoIP headset recommendations? Annihilator69, Feb 23, 2018 at 10:28 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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      Latest: who is paying $1200 for a $600 GPU ?!? im late, Feb 24, 2018 at 12:32 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: 12GB ram query ae00711, Feb 23, 2018 at 11:22 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 AllezAllez, Feb 21, 2018 at 7:27 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: AT power supply advice shane41, Feb 24, 2018 at 6:35 PM
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    1. Intel x86 CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of Intel's chipset and CPU products..
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      Latest: How old is your current Intel PC platform? flu!d, Feb 23, 2018 at 9:20 PM
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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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    4. Other CPUs and chipsets

      Discussion of VIA, ARM, MIPS, etc
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      Latest: VIA, anyone? MR CHILLED, Nov 21, 2017
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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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    3. PC Games

      Gotta use all that PC grunt for something, right?
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      Latest: Hunt: Showdown ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Feb 24, 2018 at 8:25 PM
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    4. Programming & Software Development

      10 PRINT “HELLO WORLD”; 20 GOTO 10
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      Latest: Nvidia GPU clock (&TDP) scheduling ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Feb 21, 2018 at 8:44 PM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: Turning solar into coins SLIMaxPower, Feb 24, 2018 at 8:45 PM
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    6. General Software

      Software that doesn't fit in the specific forums.
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      Latest: Remove unlisted extension from Chrome EvilGenius, Feb 22, 2018 at 12:01 PM
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    1. Audio Visual

      Hi-Fi, Home Theatre etc.
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      Latest: Cheap and Nasty 4k mr_mordred2095, Feb 24, 2018 at 9:14 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: Fortnite Battle Royale (XB1) devolutionary, Feb 24, 2018 at 12:55 AM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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      Latest: Your favourite ALDI buys Reaper, Feb 22, 2018 at 4:02 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: Flight Sale Tips - Need Help! hawpinghaxbag, Feb 21, 2018 at 10:27 PM
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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Clash of Clans thread daehenoc, Feb 24, 2018 at 6:07 PM
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    7. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: beginner - hammer ons Fireblade, Feb 23, 2018 at 3:44 PM
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    8. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: Classic BMX Restoration Rainey, Feb 24, 2018 at 3:55 PM
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    9. Pets & Animals

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

      Film or digital
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    11. Science

      Science news and discussion
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