Ctrl + R to reload Obsidian causes LOADING COMPONENT in 0.11.5

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Steps to reproduce

First: Set the hotkey to ctrl + R to reload Obsidian;
Secondly: Use it to reload Obsidian, and when obsidian comes to loading, reload it again.

Now obsidian stops and clogs on LOADING COMPONENT.

Expected result

Refresh Obsidian as usual.

Actual result

Cannot refresh Obsidian.


  • Operating system: Win 10 Enterprise
  • Obsidian version: 0.11.5 (insider)

Additional information

This is an upstream problem with electron.

Download and reinstall obsidian from the website. The new version might solve this issue.

I came looking for a solution to this problem, and it is still happening for me on 0.14.2