Demonstration script that returns a list of all the users who are not members of the Finance Department. Uses the LDAP search syntax.

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Set objConnection = CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")
Set objCommand =   CreateObject("ADODB.Command")
objConnection.Provider = "ADsDSOObject"
objConnection.Open "Active Directory Provider"
Set objCommand.ActiveConnection = objConnection

objCommand.Properties("Page Size") = 1000

objCommand.CommandText = _
    "<LDAP://dc=fabrikam,dc=com>;(&(objectCategory=User)" & _
        "(!(department=Finance)));Name;Subtree"  
Set objRecordSet = objCommand.Execute
objRecordSet.MoveFirst

Do Until objRecordSet.EOF
    Wscript.Echo objRecordSet.Fields("Name").Value
    objRecordSet.MoveNext
Loop