Frequently Asked Questions

Transferring Domains Articles

Authorizing a Domain Transfer to Your Account

Your domain transfer will not succeed unless you unlock the domain, remove privacy,...

Does transferring a domain forfeit time left on the registration period?

When you transfer your domain name to us, one year is added to the existing...

What do I need to do to transfer a domain from register.com to you?

We can accept transfers from any registrar, but each registrar has a different policy...

What Domain Extensions Can I Transfer?

We can transfer domains with, .COM, .NET, and .ORG extensions.

Can I Keep the Time Remaining on My .EU Registration When I Transfer it?

When you transfer a .EU domain to another registrar, you forfeit any time remaining on...

Why is There a Non-Refundable Transfer Fee to Transfer a .EU Domain?

The EU registry charges a non-refundable fee to transfer any domain names. If the...

How do I Transfer a .EU Domain?

You can transfer a .EU domain to us the same way that you transfer other domain names....

Changing the Registrant Account for a Domain Name

Changing the domain name registrant removes the domain name from your list of...

How Long Does it Take to Transfer a .EU Domain?

Transfer requests for .EU domains typically take 21 days or more to complete.  

What is my Auth Code or Authorization Code?

To transfer a .com, .net, .org, .biz, .tv, .us, .info, or .name to another registrar,...

Making a Transferred Domain Private

The domain transfer must be complete before you can add privacy. To Make Your...

Transferring Domains To Your Account

This guide will illustrate and define the processes involved in transferring a domain...

Obtaining the Authorization Code for Transferring Your Domain From RegisterFly

To Obtain the Authorization Code for Transferring Your Domain From RegisterFly...

When can I transfer a domain name to you?

ICANN regulations prohibit transferring a domain name that has been registered or...

How can I sell my domain name?

Any domain name you registered with us can be sold or transferred to any party. There...

How long do domain name registrar transfers take?

Transferring a domain name often takes five days or less. There are two steps you can...

How can I transfer my domain name and register it for more than one year?

Domain name transfers from one registrar to another include one year extensions. This...

Can I transfer a domain that has already expired to you?

No, a domain must be current to transfer the registration. If your old registrar has...

What should I do if my domain transfer failed?

Please contact your current registrar for more information. We request a domain name...

Transferring a Domain From 1&1

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring a Domain From iHoldings, Inc. (aka DotRegistrar)

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring a Domain From a Third Party to This Registrar

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring a Domain From Dotster

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring a Domain From eNom

  This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name...

Transferring a Domain From directNIC

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration to...

Transferring a Domain From Gandi

  This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name...

Transferring a Domain From Melbourne IT (aka Internet Names Worldwide)

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring a Domain From Network Solutions

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Obtaining an Authorization Code to Transfer your Domain                

If the domain being transferred requires one, you must obtain an Authorization Code...

Transferring a Domain From Tucows Resellers

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring a Domain From Stargate

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring a Domain From Register.com

This PDF article explains the process of transferring a domain name registration from...

Transferring Domains to Us                

Transferring a domain name to us often takes five days or less, but transfers may take...

Transferring Domains Away from Us                

The process for transferring a domain from us to another registrar partially depends...