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Global address book not updating 2016

Sometimes, users have faced an issue like “Outlook Offline Address Book not updating” because of resources available on the host server and service failed.

Note: Make sure users still update Outlook OAB files manually and wait for a bit to sync OAB for viewing the changes.

Although this topic lists all parameters for the cmdlet, you may not have access to some parameters if they're not included in the permissions assigned to you.

To find the permissions required to run any cmdlet or parameter in your organization, see Find the permissions required to run any Exchange cmdlet (https://technet.microsoft.com/library/mt432940.aspx).

This cmdlet is available only in on-premises Exchange.

Use the Update-Global Address List cmdlet to update the recipients included in a global address list (GAL).

Also, ask gain from the user’s ISP or administrator if they do not know such information.

Whenever Outlook OAB not updating in Exchange server, a user can fix issues by following the above-mentioned steps to recreate Email-profile and by force OAB update.

Out of which, one such email application is Outlook that stores its address book data offline as OAB (Offline Address Book) extension used by Microsoft Corporation.