Counting how many times files are opened

I'd like to write a program running in the background when Windows starts, which counts how many times a particular file is opened and what that file is. Time is not an issue - the program should save results in a file/db and update that file/db when windows starts again - it should NOT simply count how many times a file is opened for that session. For example some output from the program might be:

[code]
(session 1 (ie first time logged in))

Name of file |Number of times opened
------------- |----------------------
somefile.txt | 321
--------------|----------------------
dsfile.txt | 214

...

(session 2 (ie second time logged in))

Name of file | Number of times opened
-------------|-----------------------
somefile.txt |345
-------------|-----------------------
dsfile.txt |235
-------------|-----------------------

...

[/code]

Please could I have some ideas/pointers on how to go about this? Many thanks.

ITA
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