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Problems caused by Windows Update KB5016616
Official release info 9 August 2022

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Complete release notes:

Adds functionality that improves the OS upgrade experience.

Addresses an issue that might cause consecutive video clip playback to fail in games that use DX12.

Addresses an issue that affects certain games that use the XAudio API to play sound effects.

Addresses an issue that affects the height of the Search box when you use multiple monitors that have different resolutions.

Addresses an issue that prevents certain troubleshooting tools from opening.

Impact on Sound/Speakers:

Uninstall of the update will not solve the issue


System restore
Upgrade to windows 11

Note:  You can hide the update to avoid these issues
I will try to post problems associated with each cumulative update after doing some search and collecting data

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