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Get site-local Domain Controller with PowerShell

 The following code will attempt to find a Domain Controller that is site-local to the current computer. The only dependencies are PowerShell v3 and the ActiveDirectory module:

Setting AD Group Managers with PowerShell

From time to time you may want to deligate control of an AD security group to an unprivileged user. Business people like this because it allows them to be in control of resources they consume, IT people like this because we don't have to handle support tickets to add people to a group. Ok, we can all agree that this may be a good idea; now lets say you want to automate this process. PowerShell has great AD integration and if that doesn't work it's just LDAP right? Well kind of, I'll show you what I mean by that.