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find out domain user account from corrupted SID

Hi all,
Wondering if its possible to find out what domain user/group accounts used to reside within the "administrators" group after corrupt SID disjoined the server account from the domain.  Currently, now all I see is the very long alpha-numeric string (for ex: S-1-5-21-2871644435-3958900132-1302727681-3)
Is there any way to see what user or group that this string is associated with?  Thanks for any input!
I realize that I can probably rejoin the domain and it will come back, but I thought it would be handy to know if this is possible.  Sometimes I see this string when looking at folder/file permissions and want to know what user or group it belonged to.  
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HelpyHelperton
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HelpyHelperton
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Mike KlineCommented:
Download adfind
http://www.joeware.net/freetools/tools/adfind/index.htm
Then try
adfind -default -f  "objectsid= S-1-5-21-2871644435-3958900132-1302727681-3"
See if that returns the object for you
Thanks
Mike
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HelpyHelpertonAuthor Commented:
thanks, as soon as I get a chance I will download and test!
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