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updating OAB in exchange 2007

Posted on 2011-03-02
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i am trying to manually update my OAB in the exchange 2007 commandlet and am rcv'ng the following error and am not sure where to go from there:

Update-OfflineAddressBook : The operation could not be performed because object 'default global address list' could not be found on domain controller
 'server.mydomain.org'.
At line:1 char:26
+ Update-offlineaddressbook <<<<  "default global address list"
    + CategoryInfo          : NotSpecified: (0:Int32) [Update-OfflineAddressBook], ManagementObjectNotFoundException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : A0FAB86C,Microsoft.Exchange.Management.SystemConfigurationTasks.UpdateOfflineAddressBook
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try

get-offlineaddressbook | update-offlineaddressbook

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and your default offline address book is called "Default Offline Address Book" and not  "default global address list"

so it should be

update-offlineaddressbook "Default Offline Address Book"
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thank you!
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