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What is the difference between Domain Local ; Global and Universal Group types in Active Directory 2003?

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What is the difference between Domain Local ; Global and Universal Group types in Active Directory 2003?
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Differences are who can be members, where they can be assigned,  instead of writing it all out just look at this table which shows it all

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc755692(WS.10).aspx

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Can you explain few differences based on your experience.. I will get links if i perform google.. hence no links please - i already know about the domain group types.. but want to learn some things from AD experts here.
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Well the differences are laid out in the tables;  on thing I'd suggest is don't go crazy with the group nesting.  I see people nesting globals into domain locals even in single domains.   Use group nesting only when necessary, don't want to end up with token bloat (many group memberships assigned to an object)


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This question has been classified as abandoned and is being closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See my comment at the end of the question for more details.
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