Joomla! Help Support Warrington Cheshire Manchester Merseyside UKUseful information when you want to transfer your Domain Name from one Registrar to another.

If an issue arises and you want to monitor the transfer progress of your domain then you can do so by visiting the following URL:

  • whois.com/whois/

adding your Domain Name after the above address.

Here are a few tips when transferring a domain.

Sign into the Client Area of your current Domain Registrar and check the following settings before asking a new Registrar to commence the domain transfer process:

  • Domain Lock = Off;
  • Registrant Details = Correct;
  • GDPR Protection (if applicable) = Off.

GDPR Protection may have been added to your domain by the Domain Registrar.

If it has then you may not be able to transfer until GDPR Protection has been removed.

If you are the Registrant of a .UK Domain Name and unable to transfer your Domain Name from your current Domain Registrar for whatever reason, good news.

You can transfer your Domain using Nominet Online Services.

Nominet is the UK Domain Registry.

Nominet charge a nominal fee to switch your Domain Name from one Registrar to another.

At the time of writing, this is a fixed fee irrespective of how many Domains you are transferring.

Nominet FAQ: Can I switch the Registrar I have my Domain registered with?

 

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Joomla! Help Support Warrington Cheshire Manchester Merseyside UKUseful information when you want to transfer your Domain Name from one Registrar to another.

If an issue arises and you want to monitor the transfer progress of your domain then you can do so by visiting the following URL:

  • whois.com/whois/

adding your Domain Name after the above address.

Here are a few tips when transferring a domain.

Sign into the Client Area of your current Domain Registrar and check the following settings before asking a new Registrar to commence the domain transfer process:

  • Domain Lock = Off;
  • Registrant Details = Correct;
  • GDPR Protection (if applicable) = Off.

GDPR Protection may have been added to your domain by the Domain Registrar.

If it has then you may not be able to transfer until GDPR Protection has been removed.

If you are the Registrant of a .UK Domain Name and unable to transfer your Domain Name from your current Domain Registrar for whatever reason, good news.

You can transfer your Domain using Nominet Online Services.

Nominet is the UK Domain Registry.

Nominet charge a nominal fee to switch your Domain Name from one Registrar to another.

At the time of writing, this is a fixed fee irrespective of how many Domains you are transferring.

Nominet FAQ: Can I switch the Registrar I have my Domain registered with?

 

Make Joomla! CMS Security your #1 Priority

We coach, help and support managers with responsibility for Joomla! websites in organisations across Cheshire, Manchester, Merseyside, North West England & the UK.

WYNCHCO Joomla! CMS Support for Joomlers.