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    1. Overclocking & Hardware

      General technical discussion of topics not covered by the other forums.
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      Latest: Your biggest potato moment building a PC? Utetopia, Feb 19, 2018 at 2:20 PM
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    2. Troubleshooting Help

      Problem with your PC? Ask here!
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      Latest: New system stuck at boot DarkSnipa, Feb 19, 2018 at 1:03 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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    1. Modding

      Improving the functionality or looks of your PC.
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      Latest: Resurrect a Lianli echineon, Feb 19, 2018 at 6:22 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? nibennett, Feb 19, 2018 at 3:31 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 dufflover, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:47 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 18, 2018 at 7:48 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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      Latest: Usenet - DO NOT ASK FOR INVITES Dr Evil, Feb 19, 2018 at 6:20 PM
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    8. Video Cards & Monitors

      Video chipsets, cards, screens etc.
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    9. Storage & Backup

      Keep your data safe and speedy..
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      Latest: Easiest way to transfer Windows to new SSD? Anthony Q, Feb 18, 2018 at 11:36 PM
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    10. Memory

      Tasty DIMMs & SIMMs. SDR, DDR, DDR2 etc.
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      Latest: 12GB ram query Revenger, Feb 17, 2018 at 4:55 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 fleetfeather, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:55 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: Pentium III Tualatin Adventures flu!d, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:40 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: Threadripper owners club TaroT, Feb 19, 2018 at 3:19 PM
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    3. Apple Desktop Hardware/Software

      PowerMac, iMac, OS X, etc
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      Latest: External HDD won't format to MS-DOS (FAT) Hater, Feb 15, 2018 at 2:01 PM
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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: Destiny 2 ni9ht_5ta1k3r, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:21 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 mesaoz, Feb 19, 2018 at 10:07 AM
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    5. Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Mining

      Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc
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      Latest: NiceHash Sphinx2000, Feb 19, 2018 at 7:17 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: Amazon Prime streaming issues dragonFLAME, Feb 18, 2018 at 6:13 PM
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    2. Game Consoles

      PSP, Xbox etc
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      Latest: SNES Mini Sledge, Feb 19, 2018 at 6:25 PM
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    3. Geek Food

      Yummy, quick and easy to make!
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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! nav, Feb 19, 2018 at 1:00 PM
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    6. Mobile Phones & Devices

      Ring ring, bling bling.
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      Latest: Clash of Clans thread Stooge007, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:06 PM
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    7. Musicians

      Learning, playing and writing music.
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      Latest: beginner - hammer ons Boneman, Feb 19, 2018 at 4:04 PM
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    8. Other Toys/Hobbies

      RC toys, hobbies etc, that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: RC Multicopter Discussion Thread anark1, Feb 19, 2018 at 5:41 PM
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    9. Pets & Animals

      Big'n'little critters.
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      Latest: Adopted a 6 year old husky need help! mr626, Feb 19, 2018 at 10:43 AM
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    10. Photography & Video

      Film or digital
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    11. Science

      Science news and discussion
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