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Welcome to ExtremeHW

Welcome to ExtremeHW, you must register to view or post in our community, but don't worry this is a simple FREE process that requires minimal information for you to signup. Be a part of ExtremeHW creating an account. 


Registered users can: 

  • Start new topics and reply to others.
  • Show off your PC using our Rig Creator feature.
  • Subscribe to topics and forums to get updates.
  • Get your own profile page to customize.
  • Send personal messages to other members.
  • Take advantage of site exclusive features.
  • Upgrade to Premium to unlock additional sites features.

Site Guide & Features


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To see some of the main site features click spoiler below to reveal.



Rig Creator 

You can show off your PC Rigs with us. When adding a rig to your profile it will show up in you post signature. This not only allows you to showcase your rig but also allows others to see what platform you are running on which can aid in helping to diagnose an issue you may have related to your rig. You can create your in our Rig Creator section.


How to use Rig Creator instructional video 1 (Click to reveal)



How to use Rig Creator instructional video 2 (Click to reveal)




Social Badges on Postbits 

You can now show off your online profiles on your post bit. All you need to do is fill out the relevant fields in the Social Badges section in the Premium Options section.
**Note** This is a Premium Member perk only. 


Dark Theme 

Light theme a little hard on the eyes ? No problem, we have a dark theme which you can enable from the Premium Options section.

**Note** This is a Premium Member perk only. 


Configurable Homepage

The ability to hide the "Latest" Widgets, the Carousel & the Sidebar. You can change your preferences from the Premium Options section.

**Note** This is a Premium Member perk only. 


Configurable Topics Page

The ability to hide Social Icons, Trader Feedback, Topics Sidebar, User Signatures, Rigs . You can change your preferences from the Premium Options section.

**Note** This is a Premium Member perk only. 


Custom User Status

You can customize your post bit with a custom user status. Want to say something that is on your mind or put in your favourite quote ? Well you can now. You can create your custom status in the User Status Settings section.


Classifieds section 

You can sell your tech related items on EHW through our Classifieds Section. Before making use of the classifieds section, please familiarise yourself with our Classifieds Requirements & Rules


Classifieds Feedback 

You can give others positive, neutral , negative feedback on completed classifieds. How to use Classifieds Feedback instructional video (Click to reveal)




EHW Videos

This is where you add your favourite videos from around the web to a central location, all on EHW ! Find out more on how to submit a video HERE. If you want to jump in check out the Videos section.


Tip Me 

If you are user with 75 REP or a Gold/Platinum premium subscriber, people can send you tips as a thank you for your assistance or to help support one of your projects. Find out more HERE


GIFS powered by GIPHY

With GIPHY you get access to a huge library of GIFS to choose from. As we know, a GIF can say a thousand words ! Just click on the GIPHY Icon to the far right of the editor and search for a GIF to use, click on one and it will be inserted into the editor for you.





Hide Forums & Topics
You can hide forums or topics that you are not interested in. Please see the below instructional video. (Click to reveal)




Goolgle Docs, Sheets & Forms embedding

You can embed your Google content directly into your posts. Please see the below instructional video. (Click to reveal)








To find out how to use multi quotes, click on spoiler below to reveal. 







You can add/edit your signature via this quick LINK. Failing that you can access the signature area by clicking on your username to the top right of any page and selecting "Account Settings". Once in account settings you will find "Signature" on the left.





When you receive Thanks by other users, this adds to your reputation. As your reputation points grow, you will earn new ranks. Below details the points and the ranks associated to them.


25 Points 



75 Points 



150 Points 



250 Points 



350 Points 



450 Points 



750 Points 







Account Settings 
Sending & Receiving Messages



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