Click on a .one file, OneNote prompt:
We can’t create a page here. Try reopening your default notebook.
How can I resolve this?
When you double-click OneNote's .one file in Windows Explorer, OneNote for Windows 10 will opens the .one file.
OneNote for Windows 10 can only open the. one file in the default notebook. That is, all the pages in the open .one file are saved in the default notebook.
This prompt may be the default notebook you did not set in OneNote for Windows 10.
Note: OneNote for Windows 10 has a different default notebook than the default notebook on OneDrive. This is because you are in OneNote for Windows 10, and it does not necessarily open the default notebook on OneDrive.
How to Set the Default Notebook for OneNote for Windows 10
On the OneNote for Windows 10 top right corner, click … menu -> Settings -> Options -> Quick Notes -> Choose a notebook for Quick Notes
In the “Choose a notebook for Quick Notes” window, choose a notebook as default notebook.
Try double click on a .one file again, and it will work.