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Cannot see new global distribution list in Outlook 2003

Posted on 2004-07-30
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When I set up a new distribution list in Active Directory on a Windows 2000 server, the new list does not show up for several hours in the Global Address List in Outlook 2003.  This was never a problem before Outlook 2003.

However, even though the new dist. list doesn't display, we can send mail to that list by typing the entire e-mail address into the "To:" field.

Is there a solution to the display (or not displaying) problem?

--Steve



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by:Vahik
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u are most likely using outlook in catche mode.outlook 2000 did not have that feature.
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by:SteveL13
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Can you explain... what would catche mode have to do with the issue?  I dn't understand.

--Steve
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http://www.microsoft.com/office/ork/2003/three/ch7/outb04.htm

this artical does a good job.
seteve u did not say anything about ur outlokk setup.Are they setup in catche mode?
If so try changing the mode to see if ur problem is solved.Thta may or maynot be the
cause of ur problem.
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by:SteveL13
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Yes... cached mode.  And thank you for your help and the link to the MS article.  I really appreciate it.
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thanks and good luck.
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