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Task 'Microsoft Exchange Server' reported error (0x8004010F) : 'The operation failed. An object could not be found.'

warlockvix asked
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Last Modified: 2011-08-18
We started receiving this error for all our users this morning and from everything that I have read, it has to do with the Global Address List or the Offline Address book. A number of solutions include rebuilding the GAL, which is what I am trying to do. However, we are running Exchange 5.5 and I can not for the life of me find how to do this. I've been through Microsoft Exchange Administrator and I can't seem to find an option on rebuilding the GAL.  So my question is, how do I rebuild the GAL for Exchange 5.5? Our users are running Outlook 2003 clients.
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Nevermind, as soon as I posted, I found the solution to our problem. Alt + Enter on DS Site Configuration under Configuration and go to Offline Address Book. Click on the GAL and Generate All. Poof! Problem gone.
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