Changes in the window of published Explorer aren't reflected until you refresh the window manually

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Symptoms

Changes in the window of published Explorer (like creating new folders or deleting items) aren't reflected until you refresh the window manually.

Cause

It's a known issue with Microsoft Windows Server 2016: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/8657fe47-9c2d-4162-b15b-c8ee7cbfb4c5/explorer-must-be-manually-refreshed-for-newdeleted-files-or-folders-to-correctly-show-or-be?forum=winserverTS

Resolution

Create registry key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Paths\EXPLORER.EXE on the RDS host and then create DWORD value DontUseDesktopChangeRouter set to 1.

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