Preventing Finder from reopening windows on startup

By default, the macOS Finder re-opens all windows from the last session when logging in.

The following LaunchAgent uses AppleScript to close all Finder windows on startup:

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE plist PUBLIC "-//Apple//DTD PLIST 1.0//EN" "">
<plist version="1.0">
		<string>tell application "Finder" to close every window</string>

Put it into ~/Library/LaunchAgents/com.example.CloseFinder.agent.plist and load it using launchctl load ~/Library/LaunchAgents/com.example.CloseFinder.agent.plist

On the next startup, there should be no more open Finder windows from the last session.

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