Okay, so I tried both solutions and I was still getting the Generator message at PS startup.
But then I decided to check my Windows Virus & threat protection settings and opened the Ransomware protection area where they have a link to "Allow an app through Controlled folder access."
Once there I clicked "Add an allowed app" to see if I could add node.exe there as well. A prompt actually comes up when you click that button allowing you to choose "Recently blocked apps," where I saw that a number of apps listed. Many were Adobe apps so I chose all of them. None were actually the \A