After upgrading Docker from 3.x to 4.x, the latest being 4.1.x, Docker began acting up and refusing to start.

Ran Windows Terminal as an Administrator and deleted the following directories:

%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Docker
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Docker
%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Docker Desktop

Immediately after deleting the last directory, Docker Desktop successfully started automatically by itself!

If your Docker…

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