What happened to your signal?

You’ve recently upgraded the memory in your laptop computer, but now you notice that the signal of your wireless connection is much weaker than before. What is the most likely cause of this issue?

What happened to my wireless signal?

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?