explorer.exe The Handle is Invalid

When I right click on the control panel icon in the start up menu I get an explorer.exe  error that says The Handle is Invalid. What is causing this error and how do I correct it?

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Last updated April 25, 2020 Views 3,103 Applies to:
Download http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/shexview.html
Disable all non microsoft shell extensions (for explorer) and reenable one
by one if it helps.

You may wish to do clean boot
troubleshooting http://support.microsoft.com/kb/331796

"No.Compromise" wrote in message
> Consider using e.g. Sysinternals' Autoruns or ShellExView to manipulate
> Explorer shell extensions. Perhaps disabling one will have an impact on
> the behavior.
> If you log in with another user account, do you experience the same
> behavior? What about a clean boot - any impact?

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