Does a notepad open automatically after booting in your Windows 7? Fix it

For those who have downloaded or purchased windows 7 with processor 7075 and installed it, they might have noticed that a notepad pops up automatically whenever the system starts or after every reboots. The notepad is saved with name desktop.ini and it contains information which is mentioned below:

 [.ShellClassInfo]

 LocalizedResourceName=@%SystemRoot%\system32\shell32.dll,-21787

 

 

To fix this problem follow the steps mentioned below:

  • Start Windows Explorer, then navigate to Organize, and then click on option named Folder and Search.
  • Navigate to the tab called View
  • There will be option called hidden folders and files, under that option there will be sub options, choose Show folders, files and drives.
  • Open the operating system file to check the hidden file called desktop.ini.
  • After you are done click on Ok.
  • Go to C drive, then Program Data, then Microsoft, then Windows, then Start Menu, then Programs, and finally Startup folder. You can also open start and Run and type shell:common startup and hit enter.
  • Delete desktop.ini file
  • Go to C drive, then Users, then USERNAME, then AppData, then Roaming, then Microsoft, then Windows, then Start Menu, then Programs, and finally Startup folder or you can open start and type shell:common startup and hit enter.
  • Delete desktop.ini file
  • Your work is done
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