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Find specific group in AD (via ADUC, vbscript & powershell)

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Hi,

Please advise howto find a specific group (name of group contains zip but no idea what comes in front of behind it).

Would like to do this in ADUC, via powerhsell and vbscript to see differences.

Please advise.
J.
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by:sedgwick
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>>name of group contains zip ??
are you trying to find a specific group in AD based on what?
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by:janhoedt
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Yes I am.
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yes you are what?
can u elaborate?
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palicos earned 500 total points
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Since your question was not understood,, No t wat i get in to it i did that

If there are not too many people in that group, just deactivate that group and see what happens. It helps to tell anybody in that group what you are doing, so you can quickly investigate when something doesn't work anymore.

The assumption is that you don't user user accounts (from you staff) for automated processes.

Refer to these links also...

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb897442.aspx

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb897332.aspx

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc783544(v=ws.10).aspx

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg398760(v=ocs.14).aspx

http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/Find-Duplicate-Members-in-ec6fdb49

Hope it helps you else update back to the community with clear picture of your question for more better answer.
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by:janhoedt
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Foundpowershellcode which allows tosearch forgroupswhich contain theword zip. Fine for me. Sorry question was notclear. Ticket can be closed for me.
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