Every time a Mac checks for new mail, it also updates the GAL.Therefore, there is no need for equivalent instructions for the Mac operating system.AD service managers are responsible for the GAL data, though Exchange service managers have access as well.Microsoft Outlook clients use a cached mode of the GAL, called an Offline Address Book that is synced with the GAL at a nearly daily interval.When it didn’t or when you want to make sure you do have the latest OAB available, you could manually trigger an update from within Outlook as well.
The Global Address Book (GAL) is a directory of available contact information for CUMC, NYPH and Columbia University faculty, staff and students.
It can be accessed when using a CUMC email (@cumc.columbia.edu) account with Outlook or when logged in to the Outlook Web App.
If you are not seeing correct contact information in the GAL for someone that has a valid email address (i.e.
For me, new colleagues are not showing up and the contact pictures aren’t displaying either.
They do for my colleague sitting next to me, so I don’t think it is a server misconfiguration or something like that.