This is a duplicate of the issue previously posted by @JackFG in 2020 here:
The previous issue was automatically closed but remained unanswered and in 2024, I am still getting this problem too, despite having these options set:
In short, the project will just open a random bunch of files of coding past and present (thankfully not future), meaning I have to go through and close them all before getting on with my work. It's super annoying and I don't know how to fix it. Does anyone have any ideas how to fix it? For context, I'm in Windows 10, University computer, working on OneDrive. I mention the universtiy computer and OneDriver because there has been some discussion about admin rights/cloud services potentially corrupting RProject files, but i'm not sure that's the issue here especially as the contents of my RProject file is:
Any help greatly appreciated.