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AfterDawn Discussion Forums

    1. Forum announcements

      From this forum you can read all the latest developments that relate directly to our discussion forums. You can't post new threads here, as the forum is read-only, BUT you can reply to open topics.
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    1. Building a new PC

      Ask opinions and expert advice here when you're planning to build a new PC -- which CPU to use, what motherboards others recommend, etc... For questions related a specific component type or more general PC hardware issue, please find the correct forum from our list of PC hardware forums.
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    2. Home Theater PC

      Discuss HTPC projects, hardware ideas, operating system and software choices, etc. No advertisements, no non-related/generic hardware chat allowed.
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      Latest: Home Theater PC Sticky Threads ddp, Sep 6, 2017
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    3. PC hardware help

      For all help regarding PC hardware, ask your questions here.
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      Latest: Upgrading HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook dp70, Apr 17, 2018 at 07:23
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    1. Linux - General discussion

      This forum is for general Linux discussion. Topics ranging from distros to software choices to driver problems are allowed here. However, topics related to digital video with Linux should go to here.
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    2. Mac - General discussion

      Chat about Mac, its software, games, drivers, etc. Everything related to Mac and software available for it, is allowed here. However, digital video topics should be posted to here.
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      Latest: APP to create DVD with video clips ddp, Dec 28, 2017
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    3. Windows - Games

      Fanatic about games? Prefer your PC instead of game consoles? This is the right place to post your questions, comments and ideas about PC games.
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      Latest: How to optimize PC for games heymarga, Mar 27, 2018
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    4. Windows - General discussion

      Discuss about Windows operating system here. Only topics that don't fit into more specific Windows' forum rooms should be posted here.
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      Latest: Operating system is gone! scorpNZ, Apr 14, 2018 at 19:50
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    5. Windows - P2P software

      Got questions about P2P tools? Want to know what is the best P2P tool right now? Searching for tips how to improve your download speeds? This is the right place to discuss about file sharing, P2P networks and P2P software.
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      Latest: Binding Vuze to PureVpn fymlor, Apr 19, 2018 at 05:32
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    6. Windows - Software discussion

      Having problems with particular software? Looking for software for some specific purpose, but can't find any? This is the forum room that is meant for general software discussion. Note that topics related to digital video and audio tools should be posted to their specific forum rooms, not here.
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      Latest: AOMEI Backupper how to...AFI File 2oldGeek, Apr 13, 2018 at 15:34
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    7. Windows - Virus and spyware problems

      Discuss about how to identify and find viruses, spyware, trojans and other malware and how to deal with them.
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      Latest: can't use KMSAuto Net 2015 v1.3.8 Portable 2oldGeek, Apr 18, 2018 at 16:01
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    8. Windows 10 forum

      Questions, comments and thoughts on Windows 10? Post them here.
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      Latest: network adapter scorpNZ, Mar 31, 2018
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    1. Nintendo Wii / Wii U

      This forum is meant for Nintendo Wii -related discussion only. No topics related to previous Nintendo consoles or other consoles allowed here.
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    2. PS2

      The intention of this forum is to discuss about PS2 modding, backupping PS2 games, etc. For PS2 chat about games, cheats, game reviews, etc, visit this forum instead. As usual, no piracy allowed.
      Latest: i cant record please help smokyrain, Apr 14, 2018 at 19:51
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    3. PS3

      All topics that relate to PS3, but don't involve modding or hacking of the console, should be posted to this forum room.

      If your question is about modding or hacking of PS3, post your questions to this forum instead.
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    4. PS4

      All topics that relate to PS4, but don't involve modding or hacking of the console, should be posted to this forum room.

      If your question is about modding or hacking of PS4, post your questions to this forum instead.
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    5. Sony Handhelds

      All PSP and PSVita topics should be posted here.
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      Latest: PSP 1003 D-Pad problem Piter jan, Apr 12, 2018
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    6. Xbox 360

      Want to discuss about Xbox 360, its games, its services, Xbox Live, etc..? Post your questions here.

      Note! All modding / hacking questions should be posted to this forum instead.
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      Latest: Original Xbox help scorpNZ, Feb 13, 2018
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    7. Xbox One

      Want to discuss about Xbox One, its games, its services, Xbox Live, etc..? Post your questions here.

      Note! All modding / hacking questions should be posted to this forum instead.
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    8. Nintendo handhelds

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    1. Convert video to another format

      If you have questions on how to convert a video file into another format, this is the right forum room for you! Please note that we have separate forum rooms for DVD to DVDR, video files to DVD and DVD to video file.
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      Latest: How to convert this to MP4 scorpNZ, Apr 14, 2018 at 14:21
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    2. Video playback problems

      "Video wont play!!!1"? If you have problems playing DVDs, MKV files, DivX, MP4, etc please post your questions to this forum.
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      Latest: Subtitle Workshop upside down jackdo2, Feb 21, 2018
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    3. DVDR

      If you have questions on how to burn DVDR discs, how to play them, which discs to buy, etc -- ask here, we'll help!
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    4. Other video questions

      Don't find a forum to post your video questions to? Post them here.
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    1. Digital TV - UK & Europe

      This forum is intended for all DVB-S, DVB-C and DVB-T -related stuff, such as capturing DVB-C/T/S streams, converting them to DVD, SVCD, receiver comparisons, PVR and VDR discussion etc.

      Only European / British digital TV questions should be posted here. We have a separate forum room for U.S. Digital TV. Absolutely no piracy/descrambler discussions allowed!
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      Latest: open box v8s kaloscool, Apr 7, 2018
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    2. Digital TV - United States & Canada

      Have a question related to U.S. or Canadian digital television? Post it here!

      UK/ROI/Euro users, please note that we have a separate forum room for British & European digital TV.
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    3. Receivers and amplifiers

      This is the correct place to discuss about everything that relates to home theater audio, including amps, receivers, pre-amplifiers, etc. No PC audio chat here!
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      Latest: Stereo With Built-In MP3 Player aldan, Dec 10, 2017
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    4. Televisions

      Right place to discuss about LCD, plasma, OLED and LED TVs.
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      Latest: Audio Cuts Out booperq, Mar 9, 2018
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    5. Media players

      Questions about Chromecast, DVD players, DVD recorders, Blu-ray players, media tanks...? Post your questions here, we'll help!
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    6. Android TV boxes (Kodi, XBMC, etc)

      Post here anything related to Android-based STB / TV devices (MX Android etc.) or software that runs on them (Kodi etc.).
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      Latest: Unable to update Play Store mckenziep, Mar 25, 2018
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    1. Audio

      All discussion about audio. CD ripping, burning, audio copy protections, (de-)compressing, sampling, Hi-Fi, MP3, OGG, MusePack, etc. No video related issues - pure audio only.
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    2. High resolution audio

      Discuss about DVD-Audio, SACD and other high resolution audio formats.
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    3. Portable audio players

      Discuss about Creative's, Sony's, etc portable MP3 players here. Note that Apple's iPod products have their own forum here.
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    1. General audio discussion

      Do you have something to ask about digital audio? Try to get some answers and post your question in here
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      Latest: Make all MP3 audio volume the same? julianaray, Apr 19, 2018 at 06:46
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    2. Software discussion

      Do you have comments or questions about audio tools, players, encoders or CD rippers? Post them here!
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      Latest: Nero burning problem. ptkut, Jan 28, 2018
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    1. Android Phones

      Discussion about Android and Android phones.
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      Latest: Data Option booperq, Apr 2, 2018
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    2. General mobile discussion

      General discussion about mobile devices, such as mobile phones and PDAs. Discussion about new and upcoming mobile technologies.
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    3. iPhone - General discussion

      Discuss the Apple iPhone. This forum room is intended for general discussion regarding iPhone. Unlocking and jailbreak discussion have a dedicated forum room.
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      Latest: Turn off Amber Alerts ArchFelin, Mar 15, 2018
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    4. Other mobile phones

      Discussion about other mobile phones (eg. Sendo). Non brand specific discussions, such as generic Series 60 -platform or Java MIDP discussion
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      Latest: Need Help efremtes, Mar 7, 2018
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    1. AfterDawn feedback & suggestions

      Like something about Dawn? Or just can't stand it? Or maybe you'd like to suggest a new feature for the site? This is the place for you.
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    2. All other topics

      All the discussion that doesn't fit into other forums goes here.
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    3. Digital photography

      Discussion about digital cameras, editing digital photos, photography tips and tricks, and everything related to digital imaging in general
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    4. Safety valve

      Feel like letting off some steam? Just want to tell everyone how much the world sucks today? Or how wonderful it is? Go ahead!
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    5. Usenet newsgroups - Help, how-tos and discussion

      Discussion about Usenet newsgroups, newsgroup providers, Usenet clients, newsgroup readers, download tools and more.
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    6. User submitted guides

      This area is meant for users who want to post their own guides to our discussion forums. Please read this forum room's rules and guidelines before posting anything.
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    1. Sell your stuff

      Here AfterDawn users can sell their stuff, whether its computer parts, used console games or original DVD movies.
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    2. Buy stuff

      Here AfterDawn users can buy stuff from other users -- whether it is computer parts, used console games or original DVD movies.
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