Adding security groups accross forests w/ trust

Posted on 2011-05-04
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I have a 2 way trust between 2 windows 2003 domain in seperate forests. I want to add a universal security group from domain A (forest A) to a universal SG in Domain B (Forest B). However, I dont get the "location" option to select that domain when tryign to do this. Is this possible?
Question by:DEFclub
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Adam Brown earned 1500 total points
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No. Universal groups can only have members from the forest they belong to. You would need to add he Universal group to a Domain Local group in the remote domain.

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I just added those non-mail enabled account to a mail enabled security group. that seemed to work -FYI

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disregard last post... wrong thread

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