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Microsoft Exchange Global Address List (GAL)

Contributor(s): Matt Gervais

The Microsoft Exchange Global Address List (GAL) is a list of all end users and their respective email addresses within an Exchange Server organization that uses Microsoft Outlook for email.

A global address list allows both administrators and users to find fellow employees' email addresses and send them messages. Additionally, users and administrators can use theExchange organization's GAL to create and edit distribution lists

 

This was last updated in March 2013

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