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How to Correct RBAC Permissions for Distribution List Membership Management in Exchange 2010

If you have just installed Exchange 2010 and are experiencing an issue with end users’ not being able use Outlook to add members to distribution groups they own, there is now a “fix” for it.  I say fix with air quotes because, according to Microsoft, nothing is really broken, it’s by design with the new RBAC permissions model.

Matt Byrd with The Exchange Team has an excellent blog article on this at:

http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2009/11/18/3408844.aspx

…with the actual script to fix it located at:

http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/scriptcenter/8c22734a-b237-4bba-ada5-74a49321f159

After running the script, your end users should be able to manage the membership of any distribution groups they are listed as the manager of.