The msds-memberTransitive attribute exists on AD DS and AD LDS on Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system and later.

This computed attribute returns the set of DNs from a transitive group member expansion operation on a given object.

Let TO be the object from which the msds-memberTransitive attribute is being read.

The value of TO!msds-memberTransitive is the set of DNs of each object O, where one of the following is true:

  • O is a value of the attribute TO!member

  • or O is a value of the attribute (O'!member), where O' is a value of TO!msds-memberTransitive.