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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.
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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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    3. PC hardware help

      For all help regarding PC hardware, ask your questions here.
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      Latest: dvd recorder and dvd writer in computer wither 1, Mar 31, 2020 at 12:57
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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.
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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.
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      Latest: which vpn do you use on your mac? andymuz89, Apr 2, 2020 at 11:39
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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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    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: win7 iso cd rtrg, Apr 2, 2020 at 17:33
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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: Peerblock alternatives Mez, Nov 27, 2019
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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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    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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    8. Windows 10 forum

      Questions, comments and thoughts on Windows 10? Post them here.
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      Latest: Ophcrack on win10 ptkut, Mar 29, 2020 at 04:54
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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. As usual, no piracy allowed.
      Latest: ps2 fat disc drive issue luke9511, Mar 30, 2020 at 22:33
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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.
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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.
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      Latest: Ps4 hdmi troubleshooting TrisWood, May 16, 2019
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    5. Sony Handhelds

      All PSP and PSVita topics should be posted here.
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      Latest: CPS1PSP How to run ROMS?!? ledikom, Dec 6, 2019
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    6. Xbox 360

      Want to discuss about Xbox 360, its games, its services, Xbox Live, etc..? Post your questions here.
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      Latest: Uncumpiled .arc files scorpNZ, Jan 28, 2020
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    7. Xbox One

      Want to discuss about Xbox One, its games, its services, Xbox Live, etc..? Post your questions here!
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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!
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      Latest: cant get avc to convert batch wither 1, Dec 22, 2019
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    2. Video playback problems

      Video wont play? If you have problems playing DVDs, MKV files, DivX, MP4, etc please post your questions to this forum.
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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.
      Latest: How to embed and extract subtitles boriscat, Apr 2, 2020 at 13:25
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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.
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      Latest: organising channels DVB-S2-V5 neilcolt, Oct 15, 2019
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    2. Digital TV - United States & Canada

      Have a question related to U.S. or Canadian digital television? Post it here!<
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      Latest: Cisco DTA50 inner menu omendata, Feb 4, 2019
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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: AVR Suggestions Please?? jakewash, Mar 20, 2020
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    4. Televisions

      Right place to discuss about LCD, plasma, OLED and LED TVs.
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      Latest: roku supported tv sikosrus, Oct 31, 2019
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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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      Latest: External DVD Drive To TV aldan, Feb 10, 2020
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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: Best TV box under $50? Mickoz74, Feb 13, 2020
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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.
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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: cd covers help wither 1, Nov 29, 2019
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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: frewall aldan, Mar 10, 2019
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    1. Android Phones

      Discussion about Android and Android phones.
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      Latest: SD card partition wither 1, Mar 16, 2020
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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 iPhone.. This forum room is intended for general discussion regarding iPhone. Unlocking and jailbreak discussion have a dedicated forum room.
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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: Nokia unlocking HAMUZA BAHATI, Mar 24, 2020
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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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      Latest: Pure vpn/ vpn help needed fymlor, Mar 28, 2020 at 16:16
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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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      Latest: Photo edit help GrandpaBW, Jan 24, 2019
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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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      Latest: Is Afterdawn pretty much dead? Sophocles, Mar 28, 2020 at 16:35
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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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      Latest: query NNTP strings wisenetcat, Sep 11, 2019
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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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      Latest: Export IML File Problem Mhart88, Feb 13, 2020
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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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      Latest: Mid Spec PC Pricing Advice. mrcapdown, Feb 9, 2019
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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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