|"opens up blank"|
Is the screen grey or white?
If white then do as rhawk7938 stated.
If grey then you likely have it set with a switch to NOT open a new worksheet.
For example, if you want Excel to start without creating a new workbook, and the Excel.exe file is installed in the default location, type the following in the Target box:
"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\Excel.exe" /e
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