Global address book not updating
The Global Address Book (GAL) is a directory of available contact information for CUMC, NYPH and Columbia University faculty, staff and students.
It can be accessed when using a CUMC email account with Outlook and Web Outlook.
There are various Registry settings available to control or modify the update and download behavior of the Offline Address Book in Outlook.When you update an Offline Address Book on the Exchange server via the Exchange Management Console or the Exchange Management Shell, one would suspect that updating the Outlook client after that would directly get you this fully up-to-date copy. After the OAB gets updated on Exchange, it still needs to distributed to the web services first, even in a single server environment.The process of updating and distributing the OAB is achieved by the following two schedules.Is there any way I can force a manual update of the Offline Address Book (OAB) in Outlook or reset it completely otherwise?In general, Outlook will automatically update the Offline Address Book (OAB) for Exchange accounts once every 24 hours.