Exchange 2016 oab not updating outlook 2016
Note: Make sure users still update Outlook OAB files manually and wait for a bit to sync OAB for viewing the changes.To update Outlook OAB files via Exchange Management Console, follow such steps those are mentioned below: First of all, Go to Organization Configuration, select Mailbox and click on Offline address Book tab and then, right-click on the selected OAB files (Offline address List) for which a user need to update and click on Update option.In Outlook 2013 and Outlook 2016, you’ll find that this option is no longer available as full details are also used to build the Contact Card.Another way to make sure that you get a fresh copy of the OAB is by renaming the oab-files to when Outlook is closed.
In the following section, we are going to discuss how to resolve such issues.
In that case, you can completely reset it by deleting the files making up the OAB or by recreating your mail profile.
Rather than waiting 24 hours for Outlook to update the Offline Address Book on its own, you can force an update via the Send/Receive menu button.
It contains all the email address and contact information of an individual profile for Outlook.
Sometimes, users have faced an issue like “Outlook Offline Address Book not updating” because of resources available on the host server and service failed.