Definition

Microsoft Exchange Global Address List (GAL)

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

 

Contributor(s): Matt Gervais
This was last updated in March 2013
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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