Transferring a domain name from Godaddy to VernalWeb is a very easy and straightforward process and will take a few minutes to move the process ahead. Today we will show you how to transfer a domain name from GoDaddy to VernalWeb.
You have to check and take some steps before initiating the transfer process from GoDaddy to ensure the smooth transfer of your domain. Here are few things you should do:
- Deactivate Whois Privacy Protection
- Unlock the domain
- Request the authorization code(EPP code)
1. Check if your domain privacy is active or not. If active, deactivate the privacy. You can easily deactivate the privacy by following this guide:
- Log in to your GoDaddy panel. At the top of the page, hover over the Hi, Customer (your name) drop-down menu and click Visit My Account.
- Click on the Manage button located next to your domain name.
- Scroll down to the Contact Information section and click the Remove Privacy link, then select Yes, Remove Privacy.
Now the Privacy Protection for your domain should be be removed. Make sure your information is correct and you have access to the listed email account. If any of the information is wrong, you can update the information. Click n the Edit link located right under the information to update it.
2. Unlock the domain
In the Domain Settings section check the Additional Settings and make sure that the Domain lock is set to OFF. If not, click on the Edit link and set it to OFF.
3. Get the domain Authorization Code
Click on the Get authorization code link located next to the Domain Lock. Your authorization code will be sent to the registrant email. Keep the code in a safe place so that you can use the code later when you request the transfer.
If everything goes fine, you can start your domain transfer process. By following our step by step guideline you can complete the domain transfer process.
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