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Granting Domain Admin privileges to a cross-forest user account?

Does anyone know of a way to [effectively] have a user or group in one forest acquire the privileges of the Domain Admin group in another forest? The obvious approach of adding Domain ...
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Forest Trust between 2012 and 2008 DCs FAIL: Acess Denied

I have 2 domains setup as 2 virtual machines. Comminucation between them is working including NSLOOKUP and NLTEST /DSGETDC. However, when attempting to create a trust between the 2 I end up getting: ...
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Cross Forest Authentication - RDP - Have to Manually Specify Domain

We are having an issue when a user in forestB is RDP'ing to an XP system in forestA. We are in a transitional state where some users have migrated to our new forest (forestB) but still need access to ...
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Cross Forest Printers

I am trying to set up printers for users, and the print server is in a forest with a trust relationship. Users are all on Windows 7, and the print server is Server 2008 R2 Standard. DomainA contains ...
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SharePoint And configuration of trusted Relationship between two forests?

In our organization, we have two Active Directory forests, A and B, without any trust relationship between them. Now, we need to have a Sharepoint 2010 installation which allows users from both ...
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Will the global catalogs in two forests with transitive trust replicate data?

Suppose I have two Active Directory forests, each with one global catalog. There is a transitive trust between these forests. Does this imply that data is replicated between the two forests? Can I ...
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Forest or Domain for a DMZ

I am designing an Active Directory with multiple domains. At this point I am trying to decide if our DMZ should be in a separate forest or in a separate domain. I recognize that some of this ...