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I've got some code that checks for a user to be in the admin group based on the SID. Is this code going to work if the SID is hard-coded for Admin. for Windows 2000 SP4 through Windows 7?

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This TechNet article lists all server OSes from 2000-2008 R2, so it's safe to assume that they're all the same on the client counterparts as well.

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