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.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.It contains all the email address and contact information of an individual profile for Outlook.Sometimes, users have faced an issue like “Outlook Offline Address Book not updating” because of resources available on the host server and service failed.
In this article, we discussed scenarios related to Outlook offline address book updating in Exchange server.
Consider a scenario which is related to the most common query asked by a user: “While I am trying to update any of my Outlook 2007/2010 Offline address book I was unable to access it.
In case, if I setback these accounts and re-sync then they get current new addresses, however, if a user wants to add they are not updated or synchronized properly.
You have set up Outlook Photos and added photos as you require, however the photos are not appearing in Microsoft Outlook 2010.
The Global Address List (GAL) has not updated from Active Directory.