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Exchange 2007: DSGET and DSQUERY returning erro when listing members of distribution group

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Need to pull member's names and corresponding email addresses from distribution lists.  
Distribution groups are Universal.
There are domain users and contacts listed in the each groups.

Previously, was able to use the following DSGET and DSQUERY command:

dsquery group -name "GROUP NAME"|dsget user -samid -email >c:\file.txt

Now I receive the following error when I run this on multiple distribution groups:

dsget failed:CN=USERNAME,OU=WHATEVER,OU=WHENEVER,DC=ALWAYS,DC=corp:
The object class of the target does not match the one specified on the command line.
type dsget /? for help.[PS] C:\Windows\system32>:


Any help would be appreciated.



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