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Get-Adgroupmember

I will like to import a bulk  of AD groups, and get the all the members that are locating inside of it.  Can some provide me the correct syntax for this.  I will like to use the Foreach Cmdlt to do this work.
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FOXActive Directory/Exchange EngineerCommented:
List the names of your groups and at the top put a header named Groups and name it groups.csv

Import-Csv 'c:\filelocation\groups.csv' | Foreach{Get-ADGroupMember -identity $_.Groups -recursive | select name | Export-csv -path 'C:\filelocation\Groupmembers.csv' -NoTypeInformation
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SubsunCommented:
Try..
Import-Module Activedirectory
Get-ADGroup -F * | %{$name = $_.Name; $_ | Get-ADGroupMember -Recursive | Select @{N="Group";E={$name}},@{N="Member";E={$_.Samaccountname}},ObjectClass} | Export-csv C:\Groupreport.csv -nti

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Result will have all groups and it's members in CSV format. If you want to filter the members or groups from result that also can be done..
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JCJohnson76Author Commented:
Import-Csv 'c:\filelocation\groups.csv' | Foreach{Get-ADGroupMember -identity $_.Groups -recursive | select name

This is only displaying the user list that is located in the groups.  I will like for it to display user list and the Group Name the user is located inside
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SubsunCommented:
@JCJohnson76, Did you check the code which I posted?
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JCJohnson76Author Commented:
Subsun,

That code provide a broad scope of all groups.  The code I'm looking for is where I specify a range of  groups listed in a csv file.
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SubsunCommented:
You didn't mention, you need to read from a input file.. :-)
Try this modified code..
Import-Module Activedirectory
Import-csv C:\input.csv | %{$name = $_.GroupName; Get-ADGroupMember $_.GroupName -Recursive | Select @{N="Group";E={$name}},@{N="Member";E={$_.Samaccountname}},ObjectClass} | Export-csv C:\Groupreport.csv -nti

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Sample input CSV
GroupName
GroupA
GroupB

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JCJohnson76Author Commented:
And yes I populated the csv file with the correct header

Received a bunch of these errors

Get-ADGroupMember : Cannot validate argument on parameter 'Identity'. The argument is null or empty. Provide an argument that is not null
or empty, and then try the command again.
At line:2 char:78
+ Import-csv C:\csv\fin_groups.csv | %{$name = $_.GroupName; Get-ADGroupMember $_. ...
+                                                                              ~~~
    + CategoryInfo          : InvalidData: (:) [Get-ADGroupMember], ParameterBindingValidationException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : ParameterArgumentValidationError,Microsoft.ActiveDirectory.Management.Commands.GetADGroupMember
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JCJohnson76Author Commented:
Subsun
this is the code that i used which you provided

Import-Module Activedirectory
Import-csv C:\csv\fin_groups.csv | %{$name = $_.GroupName; Get-ADGroupMember $_.GroupName -Recursive | Select @{N="Group";E={$name}},@{N="Member";E={$_.Samaccountname}},ObjectClass} | Export-csv C:\csv\Groupreportt.csv -nti
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SubsunCommented:
Get-ADGroupMember : Cannot validate argument on parameter 'Identity'. The argument is null or empty. Provide an argument that is not null
Means the input value is null, probably the input file has some trailing spaces..


Import-csv C:\input.csv | ?{$_.GroupName}|%{$name = $_.GroupName; Get-ADGroupMember $_.GroupName -Recursive | Select @{N="Group";E={$name}},@{N="Member";E={$_.Samaccountname}},ObjectClass} | Export-csv C:\Groupreport.csv -nti

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JCJohnson76Author Commented:
Subsun,

Thanks, Horray,

Works like a charm
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JCJohnson76Author Commented:
Outstanding!!!!!
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