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Transferring Domains to DHosting

If you already have a domain elsewhere you can move it to DHosting both quickly and easily.

.UK Domains

Moving your .UK domains to DHosting is simple and usually completed within minutes. Transferring .UK domains to us is FREE of charge, some registrars may charge you to release your domain this can be down to outstanding invoices or an admin fee the Registrar charges

  1. You need to login to your current registrars control panel if they have one, there should be an option to change the IPS-TAG of the domain
  2. Once you have found this option enter our tag DWEBS and proceed with changing the IPS-TAG. If you can't find this option you may need to contact your current registrar and ask how to transfer a domain from them or you are welcome to contact us and we will do our best to help you.
  3. Go to https://portal.dwebs.uk if you do not have an account already please create one
  4. On the https://portal.dwebs.uk main page enter the domain name you wish to transfer e.g. mysuperdomain.co.uk then Click Search
  5. Check the option to transfer the domain and follow the checkout procedure, the domain will be added to your account and you will be able to update the contact information and change name servers

.COM, .NET, .ORG Domains

Moving .com, .net and .org domains isn't always as instant as moving .uk domains. Usually they can be transferred within 1-2hrs but can take up to 7 Days depending on the Registrar.

Domain transfers are charged at the 1 Year Renewal rate (Domain Prices) but you receive a FREE Years domain registration e.g. dhosting.org would cost £7.25 to transfer but would get a 1 Year extension.

  1. First of all login to your domain providers control panel if they have one.
  2. Next Unlock your Domain so it can be transferred from the current registrar
  3. You then need to request an EPP Code from your current registrar this will be then emailed to you. Some registrars don't provide a facility in their control panels to request an EPP Code you may need to contact them directly
  4. Go to https://portal.dwebs.uk if you do not have an account already please create one
  5. On the https://portal.dwebs.uk main page enter the domain name you wish to transfer e.g. myndomain.com then Click Search
  6. Check the option to transfer the domain and follow the checkout procedure, the domain will be added to your account, you will not be able to update the contact information or change name servers until the transfer is 100% complete.
  7. The final step is to email sales@dhosting.co.uk with your Domain Name and EPP Code we will then process the transfer
  8. You will receive an email when the transfer is complete