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Motherboard Expansion Slots and Bus Speeds – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.2

Motherboard Expansion Slots and Bus Speeds – CompTIA A+ 220-901 – 1.2

Last modified on May 25th, 2018 at 6:46 pm

The bus of a motherboard allows communication between different components, and standardized expansion slots provide a way to easily upgrade our computers. In this video, you’ll learn about the bus architectures and how to use expansion slots to customize our PCs.

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Replacing a Desktop with a Laptop – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 3.1

Replacing a Desktop with a Laptop – CompTIA A+ 220-801: 3.1

Last modified on September 25th, 2019 at 4:32 pm

Many people are making the move from a desktop computer to a more portable laptop device, but there are a number of changes that come with such a dramatic change in size. In this video, you’ll learn about the aspects of a laptop computer that vary from their larger desktop cousins.

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What happened to my wireless signal?

What happened to my wireless signal?

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 5:57 pm

A client’s laptop has recently had its internal mini-PCI wireless adapter card replaced. Although the drivers for the card load without any errors and the Windows Device Manager shows the card working properly, the wireless card management software shows very low signal strength. The wireless card keeps dropping its wireless connection and will not maintain a consistent network link. What is the most likely reason for this problem?

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