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Exchange 2016 offline address list not updating

To fix Exchange Outlook OAB not updating issue, So that user able to opt a manual method.

In the following section, we are going to discuss how to resolve such issues.

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.

In this article, we discussed scenarios related to Outlook offline address book updating in Exchange server.

– In Outlook versions 2007,2010,20, users allow to type any specified display name, email address and password and Outlook users will try to configure their account automatically.

If this fails, users still select to configure it manually with the provided information by ISP or admin.

By Using Exchange Management shell, users enable to use Update Outlook Offline Address for Powershell script to update OAB files: Example: Update-Offline Address Book -Identity “Default Offline address List” Forcing the distribution of the Offline address Book files, users unable to utilize the Exchange Management Console but can use the update only- File Distribution Service Powershell cmdlet using for Exchange Management shell: Example: Update-File Distribution Service “Exchange10” -Type “OAB” Besides to distribute the Offline Address List per server, users also able to update it to each CAS servers at a time by pipelining it through Get-Client Access Server Command using the below script: By using above Shell command, a user can fix Outlook OAB not updating problem by redistributing addresses.

Generally, users have located as well as opened the email account at once then able to recreate their profile to solve an issue of Outlook OAB not updating through the following steps those are discussed below: Step 1: First, click on the add button – Make sure do not use Copy(Ctrl C) button not even while users want to recreate their mail account or also ending to copy the corruption.

Additionally, the new Exchange Admin Center does not currently have options for managing OABs.

One such issue is mentioned i.e., the exchange Outlook OAB not updating.

various methods are discussed and use Powershell command to overcome this issue.

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

To update Outlook OAB files via Exchange Management Console, follow such steps those are mentioned below: First of all, Go to Organization Configuration, select Mailbox and click on Offline address Book tab and then, right-click on the selected OAB files (Offline address List) for which a user need to update and click on Update option.

– For old profile do not use Delete button, not even when it is become corrupted, before verifying the latest work.

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Force download a new local copy of the GAL Global Address List. Outlook shows the "Updating Address Book" status. To improve offline address book download. 
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Jan 06, 2017 Administering the offline address. and the offline address list from your Exchange. My computer slows down when Outlook shows the "Updating Address. 
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Exchange 2016 offline address list not updating