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Global address book on Exchange 2010

I have updated a contact on Exchange 2010. Under organization Configuration -> Mailbox -> Offline Address Book, I have run "Update".

On Outlook client, I have download the address book again. (with option "Download changes since last Send/Receive") but it doesn't show the latest changes. Any idea ? Where can I check whether address book has been updated  ?

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AXISHK
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AXISHK
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MAS EE MVETechnical Department HeadCommented:
Hi,
Try this command
Update-FileDistributionService –Identity “servername” –Type OAB, Alternatively, you can also restart the Exchange File Distribution Service.

If doesnt help. Try recreating it.

Please check this for more details
https://theucguy.net/how-is-offline-address-book-distributed/
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Jackie ManCommented:
It depends on whether you are running Outlook in online mode or cached mode.

If online mode, you will see the new contact immediately.

If cached mode, it will take a couple of hours before OAB will be updated.
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