Powershell get AD groups that user is member of

Use the snippet below to get a list of all AD groups that a certain username is member of. Replace “[username]” with the correct username. Execute this command in a new Powershell window.

Get-ADPrincipalGroupMembership [username] | select name

You should get the following response:

PS C:\Windows\system32> Get-ADPrincipalGroupMembership svc_myapp | select name

name
----
Domain Users
Service_accounts

Good luck!

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