There's been a lot of new users here, some of which may not know Forum or Computer Speak.
I've gathered these from a few places and put it all into one place and added a few better definitions ()
If this could be stickied, it would be appreciated.
BIOS - basic input output system
BSOD - Blue Screen of Death
CPU - Central Processing Unit
CMOS - Battery on motherboard
DOA - Dead on Arrival
EV - Extra Value
FSB - Front side bus
GPU - Graphics Processing Unit (G card)
GUI - Graphical User Interface
Gfx - Graphics or Graphics card
HDD - Hard disk drive
HD - High definition
HTPC - Home Theatre PC (Media center)
IDE - Integrated Drive Electronics
LLU - Local Loop Unbundling
MOBO - Motherboard
OC - Overclock
OS - Operating System
PCI - Peripheral component interconnect
PCI-E - Peripheral Component Interconnect Express
Pop Up - Pop-up ads or pop-ups are a form of online advertising on the World Wide Web intended to attract web traffic or capture email addresses
PPU - Physics Processing Unit (Physics card)
PSU - Power Supply Unit
RAID - Redundant array of Inexpensive Disks
RAM - Memory
SATA - Serial Advanced Technology Attachment
SD - Standard definition
SD card - Secure Digital memory card
SP2 - Service Pack 2
SSD - Solid State Drive
TRUE - ThermalRight Ultra Extreme
UMPC - Ultra Mobile Personal Computer
VGA - Video Graphics Array
AFAIK - As far as I know
AFK - Away from keyboard
ATM- At the moment
BTW - By the way
BOGOF- Buy one get one free
BOT - Computer controlled user
CBA - Cant be .... (bothered)
FPS - Frames per second
FYI - For your information
FUBAR = ****ed up beyond all recognition/repair
Fanboy - Someone that favours one brand over others and consistently re-enforces this view even when it is wrong or there is a better option.
F/S: For sale
G2G - Got to go
IDC- I don't care
IDK -I don't know
IIRC - If I remember correctly
IMO - In my opinion
IMHO- In my honest opinion
LMAO - Laugh my a** off.
Lotus - Lots of trouble usually serious
LOL - laugh out loud
NM/NVM - Nevermind
NP - No problem
NSFW - Not safe / suitable for work
OEM - Original Equipment Manufacturer
OMG - Oh My God
OOS - Out of Stock
OP - Original Poster
O RLY? - Oh, really?
OT - Off Topic
PEBCAK - Problem exists between chair and keyboard
QFT - Quoted for truth
OP - Original Post / Original Poster
Rep - Reputation
RMA - Return Merchandise Authorization
ROFL - Roll on floor laughing
ROFLMAO - Rolling on floor laughing my a** off.
SPAM - The process of posting uncessary rubbish, consistently.
TBH - To be honest
TTFN = Ta Ta For Now.
TTYL = Talk To You Later.
YMMV- Your mileage may vary
WTF - What the f***
WTFBBQ! - What the f***, B**** be quiet or What the f*** barbecue!, Exclamation of intense incredulity or bewilderment
1337 - Leet
Added to the list, cheers!