Windows 10: Windows update breaking PC sound and performance

Discus and support Windows update breaking PC sound and performance in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; Hello, it's 1 month already since a i am facing this problem. Windows update will install an update and after this the sound will stop working, also,... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by JoseRomero Rodriguez, May 19, 2020.

  1. Windows update breaking PC sound and performance


    Hello, it's 1 month already since a i am facing this problem. Windows update will install an update and after this the sound will stop working, also, this has happen while playing games and this update will kill the performance of the game.


    1. is there a way to get the list of available updates without installing them maybe a powershell command?. right now i have updates disabled up to june.


    2. what info do you need from my PC.



    my workaround now is Settings/Update and security/Recovery --> advanced startup --> recovery point before installing that after this pause updates the maximum available time


    hope someone can let me a hand with this.


    Thx/Regards.

    :)
     
    JoseRomero Rodriguez, May 19, 2020
    #1

  2. Windows 10 Update repeatedly breaks Sound Blaster Recon3Di

    Hi Patrick,

    The issue you're experiencing with your audio driver might be due to a compatibility issue. That being said, we'll need more information to properly address your concern. Kindly answer the following:

    • Are you getting any error messages?
    • Is the issue happening on all audio devices?
    • What is the current Version and OS Build of your Windows 10 PC? You can find this information by clicking the
      Start button, type About my PC, and then press
      Enter
      .

    For now, we suggest following the steps from this support
    article
    on how to resolve sound issues on Windows 10. The link has troubleshooting steps on how to run the troubleshooter for audio issues, updating drivers, and setting default device.

    We're looking forward to your response.
     
    Devlin Sco, May 19, 2020
    #2
  3. Pavan_N Win User
    PROBLEM WITH SOUND

    Hi Emilio,

    Please answer these questions to assist you better.

    • Have you install pending Windows and driver updates?
    • Do you get any error message?
    • What Is the make and model of your computer?

    Follow the Microsoft article below and perform the troubleshooting steps suggested.

    Fix sound problems.

    Do let us know if you are able to get sound in your PC. Thank you.
     
    Pavan_N, May 19, 2020
    #3
  4. Mayra Aqu Win User

    Windows update breaking PC sound and performance

    Updates slowing computer performance

    Hi,

    Listed below are possible causes why Windows is running slow:

    • Too many application installed.
    • Virus and malware.
    • Corrupted system files.
    • Outdated drivers.

    For us to assist you with the concern, we suggest following the steps on this
    article
    .

    Update us with the outcome so we can provide further assistance.
     
    Mayra Aqu, May 19, 2020
    #4
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