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Mapping drives based on group membership

Hi All,

I have a question regarding my VB script. I have the following drive mapping for my logon script:

If IsMemberOfGroup(objUser, "UK_Site_Users") = True Then
      objNetwork.MapNetworkDrive "G:", "\\servers\groups", true
End If

The drive mapping isn't working because of the group im using. I have recently set up the group "uk_site_users" to which I added 2 further groups "Uk_site1" and "Uk_site2" both which contain users.

If I map the drive using either "Uk_site1" and "Uk_site2" in the script - it works fine. Soon as I try and use the Uk_Site_users group it doesnt work.

Is there an issue with using this group because its direct members are groups and not users?
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MJB2011
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MJB2011
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bepsoccer1Commented:
Why not just use the group policy setting to add a mapped drive, http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc770902.aspx and filter based on group membership. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc786636(v=ws.10).aspx
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MJB2011Author Commented:
Id rather continue with script
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bepsoccer1Commented:
I would ask why, but not necessary.  I don't know if VBS can enumerate inherited group membership.
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