Start Global address list is not updating

Global address list is not updating

If you are not seeing correct contact information in the GAL for someone that has a valid email address (i.e.

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.

Full OAB download threshold To modify the threshold at which Outlook will download the full OAB rather than the incremental update, you can set the following Registry value Key: As the value, set at which relative size a full OAB download should take place rather than an incremental update.

For instance, setting the value to 4 will trigger a full download when the incremental update is larger than one-fourth the size of the full OAB.

I didn't create the server and this is kind of my first exposure to the settings and all that.

I created a new OAB with both distribution methods this morning.

I ran the commands you recommended and tried it about 4 hours after that. As another way to troubleshoot the problem, I created a new profile for Outlook.

It had all of the up-to-date information until I did a manual send/receive of the address book.

The Global Address Book (GAL) is a directory of available contact information for CUMC, NYPH and Columbia University faculty, staff and students.