i chose None of the above, because the AD group does not have the domain in the command, making it invalid.
--no such user or role
Msg 15151, Level 16, State 1, Line 7
Cannot find the login 'QODListMembers', because it does not exist or you do not have permission.
Grant VIEW ANY DEFINITION to QODListMembers
--the group supposedly exists
Grant VIEW ANY DEFINITION to mydomain\QODListMembers
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