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Audio & video

Discuss and get help on topics such as converting audio files, video editing, DivX, QuickTime, Windows Media Player, and other audio and video applications.

Last post: Freeware/Open Source Video Capture Software?
By ByronGman 01-29-2015

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Discuss, exchange knowledge, and get help and feedback regarding all avast! products--ranging from their free to paid versions--it's all avast!

Last post: Iistart123 - A REAL PAIN - HOW TO DEFEAT IT?
By akosidingdongpogi 02-26-2015

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Discuss, exchange knowledge, and get help and feedback regarding all AVG products--ranging from their free to paid versions--it's all AVG!

Last post: PC TuneUp Utilities
By Kellock2015 02-18-2015

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Find help and troubleshooting advice on all types of Web browsers--ranging from Internet Explorer, Firefox to Chrome, plug-ins, security issues, and toolbars.

Last post: Is it time for me to switch Web browsers? Recommendations?
By Lee Koo (ADMIN) 02-27-2015

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CNET site feedback

If you have suggestions, gripes or praise, ideas for improvement, trouble with any pages, this is the best place to do it.

Last post: Cnet Downloader
By ikoninnovative 12-05-2014

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E-mail, chat, & VoIP

Discuss and get troubleshooting tips on all the latest e-mail software and chat clients, VoIP software, and everything else you'll need to reach out and touch someone.

Last post: How to Find out Numbers of Forwarded Email
By grumi 03-06-2015

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Discuss the iTunes software and the iTunes Store, from managing playlists to making purchases.

Last post: Embedded artwork not showing up
By NYindyfan 02-20-2015

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Mac software

Discuss anything related to Mac software, from Apple, or third-party developers, like Adobe and Microsoft.

Last post: Looks like have to buy a PC to solve this
By avidmarketer 02-22-2015

Mac software subforums: Mac OS Classic, Mac OS X, iTunes, iLife, iWork

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Office & productivity

Exchange knowledge, and get help on all the latest office software and productivity tools--from word processing to spreadsheets.

Last post: Erratic Cursor when using touchpad
By huntlp 03-01-2015

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PC Utilities

Get help and troubleshooting advice on the wide variety of PC apps and utilities--topics range from defragging tools, registry cleaners, driver finders, backup utilities, data-recovery apps, and much much more!

Last post: PC Resources magazine
By 123mamun123 02-21-2015

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Photography & design

Come here to discuss, share tips and tricks, and get help on all photography and design topics from photo-editing to graphic design tools.

Last post: How do you store and organize your photos, because I need help!
By Lee Koo (ADMIN) 03-03-2015

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Spyware, viruses, & security

Got viruses or spyware? Join us in this forum and read the latest security news, get help, and troubleshooting advice on how to detect, fix, and remove viruses, spyware, adware, malware, and other vulnerabilities.

Last post: Lots of tmp files in LocalService WinXP
By dodobird57 02-28-2015

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Come here to discuss topics ranging from free alternatives to Windows or Mac software, Web apps, Web services, cloud computing, and other browser-based software apps.

Last post: Is it possible to create new website with out fees
By shahreensultana 03-13-2014

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Windows Live

Discussions here cover all Windows Live topics, including Messenger, Mail, Photo Gallery, Spaces, and other Windows Live-related questions.

Last post: can't open PDF attachment
By rwinterguineafarmcom 01-27-2015

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