Desktop Folder Open on Reboot

By flyerNYC
Dec 15, 2008
  1. Would love any input I can get.

    Every time I reboot my computer, my desktop folder opens. System restore didn't work, and I've checked msconfig and don't see anything that would cause that to happen. I'm running Vista. Any thoughts?

  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,525

  3. flyerNYC

    flyerNYC TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks, but neither worked for me. Couldn't find anything that executed the desktop folder to open.
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,525

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