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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.  

Making a Transferred Domain Private

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

What is my Auth Code or Authorization Code?

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

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...

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...

Obtaining an Authorization Code to Transfer your Domain                

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

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...