Global address list not updating in outlook 2016
Step 3: The new version of the GAL will now be downloaded.A status window will open to indicate that the download is in progress and will close automatically when the download is complete.I created a new OAB with both distribution methods this morning.
When the user clicks on the "Address Book" button, a 'Search People' windows opens up. If you search for a particular name, it finds the person and behaves normally.
Then once set, run get-offlineaddresbook | update-offlineaddressbook Wait 20 minutes or so for it to update, then check in the Application log to see if there are any generation errors.
I didn't create the server and this is kind of my first exposure to the settings and all that.
–For Instructions for Outlook 2007 –For Instructions for Outlook 2011 –For Common errors and troubleshooting Step 2: Uncheck the box next to Download changes since last Send/Receive.
In the Information to download section, select Full Details and in the Address Book section, choose \Global Address List. **NOTE** Please read this section carefully, or your update will not work!!