USB Mouse and Keyboard not longer recognized windows 10

I have a HP notebook and all of a sudden every time I connect the wireless or wired USB Mouse or Keyboard it does not recognize them. They show on other devices and it is unable to update. I tried 4 or 5 different sets and it does the same. Any other USB device (hard drive, usb hub etc..) works just fine in the same ports
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Joe Winograd, Fellow&MVEConnect With a Mentor DeveloperCommented:
This problem has reached epidemic proportions. All of these relatively recent EE threads sound similar to your problem (but it's possible, of course, that yours is a different problem):

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29084433/Windows-10-Randomly-dropping-use-of-keyboard-and-mouse.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29084804/Strange-keyboard-and-mouse-issue-on-Dell-3020.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29084840/USB-Mouse-Keyboard-not-working-Windows-10.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29084880/USB-Ports-Not-Working.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29084913/Windows-10-Updates-caused-USB-wired-keyboard-and-mouse-to-stop-working.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29085190/Keyboard-and-Mouse-no-longer-allow-me-to-operate-my-PC.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29085640/Keyboard-and-Mouse-not-working-of-several-machines.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29085715/Mouse-and-Keyboard-stopped-working-on-DELL-desktop-PC.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29085738/USB-devices-aren't-working-and-Malware.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29085784/mouse-cursor-disappear-in-window-10.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29086536/Keyboard-and-mouse-don't-work.html

https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29086875/Keyboard-and-Mouse-work-from-BIOS-but-not-Windows.html

The quick summary is to uninstall Windows update KB4074588.

Microsoft is well aware of the problem and even posted an article about it on 23-Feb at the Windows support site showing two methods to resolve it:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4091240/usb-devices-may-stop-working-after-installing-the-february-13-2018-upd

Regards, Joe
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tonzur40Author Commented:
Nailed it ...Thanks a lot!!
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Joe Winograd, Fellow&MVEDeveloperCommented:
You're very welcome! I'm glad that fixed it for you. Regards, Joe
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