1.    2 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Nov 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    "Cannot open file -a" / explorer opens


    Hello,
    I keep getting this error when Windows 10 boots to desktop, when I close it opens file explorer.

    Any ideas what's this mysterious "-a" file is?
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  2.    2 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Maribor, Slovenia
    Posts : 8,911
    Windows 10 (Pro and Insider Pro)

    Quote Originally Posted by zmk00 View Post
    Hello,
    I keep getting this error when Windows 10 boots to desktop, when I close it opens file explorer.

    Any ideas what's this mysterious "-a" file is?
    Hi zmk00!

    Could be some left over of another program that you uninstalled, or similar
    Check the startup entries. Open Task manager and and click on Startup tab. It would be good to enable "command line" column like shown in the picture below.
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