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Outlook not searching in GAL, really problem

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Dear All,

I have exchange 2010 environment with outlook 2007, I'm facing a problem now. Outlook searching for the users in "All Users" not in "GAL". this make a problem since we have a lot of contacts which they are not in all users address list.

this problem effect more than 50% of the users.

Please help

Thanks
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BusbarSolutions Architect

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are you sure that the GAL includes all of those contacts

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Yes, GAL includes all contacts
BusbarSolutions Architect

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can you view the GAL in OWA and verify that users are in there

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The problem is, the outlook pointing the search to all users, not to gal

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how to do that for 3000 users?
BusbarSolutions Architect

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Just check if it works first or not!