When it didn’t or when you want to make sure you do have the latest OAB available, you could manually trigger an update from within Outlook as well.
If the update mechanism appears to be broken for you, it could be because of a corruption in your OAB or in your mail profile.
Ever had a new user appear in the “All Users” Address list that you can access via your Address Book but that DO NOT APPEAR inside the Global Address Book (GAL)?
These are most likely users that have only recently been added…because the minute that Exchange does it’s standard maintenance window, it will most likely update.
For me, new colleagues are not showing up and the contact pictures aren’t displaying either.
They do for my colleague sitting next to me, so I don’t think it is a server misconfiguration or something like that.
Is there any way I can force a manual update of the Offline Address Book (OAB) in Outlook or reset it completely otherwise?
Through trial and error, I’ve found out WHY the user is not put into the Global Address List right away and how you can force it there.
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By this I mean that I haven’t exhaustively documented all of the commands and steps.
The article is presented in full length so I apologize for the long read.