There were some reports where users were not able to use the USB ports. Microsoft has released KB4090913 specifically for fixing this issue, although there were some other fixes in this update as well. Let’s go through the fixes and then to the download links.
Please note that this update is specifically for Windows 10 Version 1709 installation. To check your version of Windows, just go to Run –> winver. This will open a dialog showing the complete Windows version and build number.
If you are using the same version of Windows 10 as mentioned above in the screenshot, you will get KB4090913 update automatically through Windows Update. But for any reason, if you don’t get the update, you can manually download and install using the download links below.
After installing this update, your Windows 10 build will become 16299.251 which would be 16299.248 previously.
According to Microsoft:
Addresses an issue in which some USB devices and on-board devices, such as a built-in laptop camera, keyboard, or mouse, stop working. This may occur when the Windows Update servicing stack incorrectly skips installing the newer version of some critical drivers in the cumulative update and uninstalls the currently active drivers during maintenance.
KB4090913 fixes the following issues in the Operating System:
Addresses issue where some USB devices and onboard devices, such as a built-in laptop camera, keyboard, or mouse, stop working. This may occur when the Windows Update servicing stack incorrectly skips installing the newer version of some critical drivers in the cumulative update and uninstalls the currently active drivers during maintenance.
Addresses issue where some devices may fail to boot with “INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE”.
KB4090913 issues and bugs
KB4090913 comes with issues of its own. Some users have already complained that they were not able to install this update successfully resulting in errors like 0x80240034. In this case, you should check if your Windows 10 build number has been updated or not. If it has been updated to 16299.251 then the update has been installed and the error is just faking out.
There are quite a lot of folks how are talking about issues faced after installing this update on Reddit.
Update: Windows Update automatically tried to download and install this update on my main laptop but I got the above mentioned error. But I updated my virtual machine successfully. Then I downloaded the cumulative update from below given link and installed it manually. After restarting the computer, the update seems to be installed fine.
With the regular Patch Tuesday coming up in next week, we would expect more updates and fixes to be released for all versions of Windows 10 including 1607, 1703 and 1709. Stay tuned for the updates and keep visiting us. We will share an update of the Patch Tuesday along with the direct download links of the updates. Please share your experiences with us in the comments below.