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How can I restore an OU out of AD?

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I accidently deleted an OU out of Active Directory.  The OU conatained about 200 workstations.  Is there a way to restore it and from where.  (the other controllers have already propigated the satus)
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That seems to refer to individual users, not an entire OU with 200 objects underneath
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The only official way to do this is to preform an authoritative restore
see http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/window-on-windows/?p=479
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