Explorer crashes if I attempt to change the file name in Explorer of an open file Windows 11

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If I have an open file (for example a pdf doc in Adobe Acrobat Pro) and I attempt to change the file name in Windows explorer, then Explorer totally hangs. The WE window is unresponsive. I have not waited more than a minute (so maybe it heals itself in a few minutes). This is a bug. In Windows 10, there was an error dialog and it was easily fixed.

Related problem - if you close Windows Explorer in task manager (end task), the background is totally white and you can't do anything but sign out or reboot. Again, this is inappropriate behavior. Windows Explorer should restart on its own.

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Window 11 has some issues in OpenFileDialog, SaveFileDialog and FolderBrowserDialog.