When you start your computer, the desktop.ini file may automatically open in Notepad. It may have the following contents:
desktop.ini file (in your the
Startup folder) may open at startup if the hidden and system attributes for the file are missing.
To prevent desktop.ini from opening at startup, follow these steps:
Enable the hidden attribute for desktop.ini in your
Common Startup folders to resolve the issue. To do so, you can use the Command Prompt.
Open an elevated Command Prompt window and run these two commands:
attrib +s +h "%appdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\desktop.ini"
attrib +s +h "%programdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\desktop.ini"
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