Oab address book not updating

22-Jan-2020 20:32

The disadvantage with this approach was that only one server was configured for OAB generation, and it was a single point of failure.In Exchange 2013, the OAB is generated by each Exchange 2013 Mailbox server(s) that hosts a special type of arbitration mailbox, called organization mailbox.

This new architecture provides greater resiliency in OAB generation.This article will introduce the solution to deal with this issue. In the opening Send/Receive Groups dialog box, please click the New button. In the popping out Send/Receive Group Name dialog box, name the new group, and click the OK button. Now the Send/Receive Settings dialog box opens, please do as follows: Make sure that the Include the selected account in this group option is not checked in other email accounts, and click the OK button.5.Change update interval/frequency for Offline Address Book (GAL) in Outlook To change the update frequency for offline global address book in Outlook, you need to define an individual send/receive group, and configure the update interval for this group.1. You return to the Send/Receive Groups dialog box, please check the Schedule an automatic send/receive every x minutes option in the Setting for group section, specify the update interval among this option, and click the Close button.After some troubleshooting steps, I ran the Outlook Auto Configuration Test and noticed that the URL for the OAB was not listed: To further test the OAB, beside manually downloading it in Outlook, you can write down the OAB URL, paste it into the address box in Windows Internet Explorer, add /to the end of the path, and then press Enter.This morning I was asked to update the Global Address List and Offline Address Book in an Exchange environment.

This new architecture provides greater resiliency in OAB generation.

This article will introduce the solution to deal with this issue. In the opening Send/Receive Groups dialog box, please click the New button. In the popping out Send/Receive Group Name dialog box, name the new group, and click the OK button. Now the Send/Receive Settings dialog box opens, please do as follows: Make sure that the Include the selected account in this group option is not checked in other email accounts, and click the OK button.5.

Change update interval/frequency for Offline Address Book (GAL) in Outlook To change the update frequency for offline global address book in Outlook, you need to define an individual send/receive group, and configure the update interval for this group.1. You return to the Send/Receive Groups dialog box, please check the Schedule an automatic send/receive every x minutes option in the Setting for group section, specify the update interval among this option, and click the Close button.

After some troubleshooting steps, I ran the Outlook Auto Configuration Test and noticed that the URL for the OAB was not listed: To further test the OAB, beside manually downloading it in Outlook, you can write down the OAB URL, paste it into the address box in Windows Internet Explorer, add /to the end of the path, and then press Enter.

This morning I was asked to update the Global Address List and Offline Address Book in an Exchange environment.

You could wait for Exchange to do it automatically (the default schedule is once a day) but what when you want to force the update to take place right now?