Some Windows 10 users who install the new update have reported audio problems. They are not always there and not with every app. You can also get other error reports online. Site users Wincentral Complain about issues with Outlook Mail, USB ports, and computer performance.
Some readers also reported that they were unable to install the new patch. Among the problems mentioned by the website, the error related to Microsoft Outlook is perhaps the most common one. There have been at least a few reports of problems with this program on the Microsoft forum after installing KB5003173.
KB5003173 update introduces security improvements to several Windows components. Meanwhile, it led to a whole host of problems. Users reported “Sound disappeared at random times”. This happens, for example, during gameplay. At the same time, in the background, you can hear the sounds playing in the browser all the time, in this case Microsoft Edge.
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In addition to sound fading, Windows 10 users also reported low volume, sometimes poor quality or high-pitched sounds despite the default setting in the equalizer. Microsoft is aware of the bug in KB5003173, what was Included among the known issues.
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