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In fact I want to create shortcut for existing user for example I have two OUs name 1 and 2 inside OU 1 there is user1 and I want create shortcut for user1 inside OU 2? another meaning I want user1 to be member in OU 1 and 2.

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You might consider telling us what the larger problem is you are trying to solve? We may have other ideas. –  uSlackr Nov 18 '11 at 17:34
    
OK I have filez service installed on Linux server and and it's connected to active directory via ldap about active directory I have OU which contain all the users. I won't all the users using filez so I have to create another OU and some users will member in the both OUs. I hope I explained well. Thanks for your help –  AAA-Super Nov 21 '11 at 13:10
    
AD OUs is not the best way to structure such a permission for this exact reason. –  edusysadmin Jan 22 '12 at 19:23

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I don't believe AD works that way. As far as I know, an object can only be a member of one OU.

If you're trying to apply group policies, it would make sense to create a security group and have the policy applied to all members of the group.

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AD does not allow for aliases (aka shorcuts). –  uSlackr Nov 18 '11 at 17:33
    
A security group is the best bet, especially if you it involves permission to resources like printers or directories. –  hydroparadise Nov 18 '11 at 17:36

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