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How can an end user edit a hidden distribution group?

Last Modified: 2008-07-22
Our legal department has a mailing list that must be hidden in the GAL because it contains addresses that must be kept confidential. There are four people in the legal department that I have given access to mail to the group. The problem is that the list frequently changes, and all the addresses are external. If even the people who have access to mail to the group can't see the group, and end users can't create contacts to add to the mailing list, does this mean that an admin has to maintain this list?

(I apologize if this question doesn't make sense to Exchange admins. I'm actually a Notes admin and very new to Exchange. In Notes, you can select to hide the group from only specific people, but it seems to be either a hidden or not hidden in Exchange. Also, in Notes, they were able to just copy their Excel address list and paste it into the group, but you can't do that in Exchange.I hope this makes clearer what I'm trying to accomplish.)

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