Registering a domain name:
1. Can anyone register
to own a domain name?
2. How much does it cost?
3. How long does the process take?
4. After I'm done,
do I own the domain name?
5. Is registering a
(.com, .net, .org) domain here the
as registering it a Network Solutions (NSI)?
After the registration process:
1. How do I know if a domain
registration completed successfully?
2. Now that I have my domain, how do
I put it up as a website and use it for email?
3. I just want to use my domain name for
email only. How do I do that?
4. I have found a hosting company, what do
5. I already have an existing website, how
do I redirect my domain to it?
6. How do I change my domain
7. How do I add more renewal years after my
Transferring a domain name:
1. Can I transfer here from another
register and get your rates instead?
2. I still have time left with my old
I transfer to 123cheapdomains.com, do I still get
to keep all my
previous registration time?
3. How long does it take to transfer
4. What are the requirements for transferring?
5. How will I know if my transfer is
register a domain name?
Yes, anyone is able to register for
a domain name. It does not matter
what country your
are from. Anyone can easily register
their own a (.com, .net, or .org)
website address here
for present, or future use.
How much does domain registration cost?
Domain registration at
123cheapdomains.com is just
$14.95 per year. There is
no hidden fees for reserving
a domain name. It is very
does the domain registration process take?
registration with 123cheapdomains.com is quick,
and normally takes about 2 or 3
minutes to complete.
Once you have registered and
paid for your domain name,
and after we have verified your
payment, you can now be
the proud owner
of the domain name:
I register a domain name, do I own exclusive rights
to use my
Yes, you own the rights to use the domain name for as long as
the domain name is registered
under your name. However, you
are responsible for making sure
that registering the domain name
will not interfere with any
current laws pertaining to domain names
and its use. For more detail on
the rules and regulations,
read the "ICANN
Domain Name Dispute Policy" and our
registering a domain name here the same as registering it at Network
Yes, you basically get the exact same
product, but at a much
lower price. Rather than paying
$35/yr for domain registrations
and renewals, wouldn't it be
much nicer to just pay the lower
$14.95 instead and for the exact same
How do I know if a domain
registration completed successfully?
Check your domain status
WHOIS search looks up the
record in worldwide
Internic domain registration
Now that I have my domain, how do I put
it up as a website and use it for email?
To make your custom domain name work on the web,
you'll need to find
a web hosting provider for web space so you upload/publish your web pages.
provider will also provide email service for your domain.
An example of a hosting provider would be
want to use my domain name for email only. How do I do that?
To get email as
will need to find an email provider.
An example of an email provider that can support
webmail and POP3 email service
through Outlook would be HostSite:
I have found a hosting company, what do
Your web hosting provider
will probably also provide you with 2-3 DNS nameservers
and their corresponding IP addresses.
Now log into
Manager using the username and password that you
chose during your signed up here. While inside Domain Manager,
click "Change DNS
Nameservers' link. On the next page, just replace our
nameservers with those provided by your hosting provider.
Do not check the 'remove' boxes and do not enter
any IP addresses.
Then click the 'Save Configuration' button.
Within 1-2 days
your domain should resolve to your website /
* If your hosting provider
assigned you a third nameserver
use the gray 'Add DNS Nameserver' box
on the middle of the page to add it.
Then click the 'Save Configuration'
I already have an existing website, how
do I redirect my domain to it?
Login to Domain Manager, and
then click on "URL Redirection" link.
Enter in the address of your existing website and
choose your redirection type.
Then click submit.
How do I change my domain information?
You can quickly update
any contact or DNS information
related to your domain
name by using Domain
How do I add more renewal years after my
You can renew now
even way before your domain name expires.
Adding extra registration
time simply by login to Domain
While inside your Domain
Manager, you can easily add up to
a maximum of 10 years. Please
note: the current worldwide
Internic domain name
database will only store 10 years max
in its record at any
given instant. This means that you will not
get credit for anything
that exceeds 10 years. So if you
currently have 2 years
left, please don't register anymore
than 8 extra years for a
grand total of 10.
Can I transfer here from another
domain Registrar and renew at your rates?
Yes, regardless of where you
originally registered your domain name,
renew it at 123cheapdomains.com for just $14.95 per year,
rather than renewing it at $35 at your old Registrar.
have to do is to use our
Tool, and make a simple transfer request.
You will be required to answer
a simple confirmation email sent to the "admin
listed on your domains contact info. This ensures that
you are indeed the owner
of the domain name. After that, you gain the choice
to enjoy our renewal rates.
here for more detailed info on transferring, or simply
I still have
domain registration time left with my previous Registrar.
Do I get to keep all my remaining registration time when I transfer
my domain to
Yes, you get to keep
all remaining registration time that you currently
still have with your
previous Registrar when you transfer over here.
You will not lose
any existing registration time. Instead we will add
1 extra year of
renewal time upon your transfer here.
So if you currently still have
2 years left with your previous
Registrar, and you transfer
here with a 1 years renewal, you
will have a total of 3 years
left before your domain expires.
You always get the full time
You can verify your domain's
expiration date by
Lookup. Take a look!
How long does it take to transfer and renew here?
The transfer process is not an
It requires an average of 8-10
days to complete if done
correctly. Thus, it is
very important for you to renew as early
as possible, or
you risk losing your chance to transfer
and renew you domain here. We
can not transfer and
renew domain names that are
about to expire within
10 days or less.
Make a transfer request for your domain
2. Approve the transfer
sent by us to your domain's admin contact email.
You can look up which email is listed as your
admin contact by using
3. In order to
approve the transfer confirmation email
need to use an authorization (EPP) code.
You can get
the EPP code from the current registration provider
4. Once you've approved
the transfer confirmation email
the transfer should be
completed within 7 days.
5. Verify that 1 renew year has been added
checking your WHOIS
record. If your transfer / renewal
was successful, you
should see 1 additional year
added to the expiration
date of your domain's whois
record. In addition, you
should also see
listed as the new
"technical contact." The
technical contact listed
does not affect any part
of the domain name, it is
there to serve as a
"marking" so you can easily tell
by looking at your new
whois record that you
What are the requirements
for transferring away from
Network Solutions to 123cheapdomains.com for renewal?
Not Transfer A Domain If :
The domain has already been (registered or transferred)
than 60 days ago with another registration company.
Your previous registrar has the name locked for either
non-payment, or at your request.
The domain has already passed its expiration date
about to expire within 10 days.
You do not have access to the registered Admin Contact E-mail
for your domain, or the person listed on your domain's
Contact email doesn't approve the transfer within 5 days
initial transfer request.
You can lookup which email address is on your
Contact" and view the domain's expiration date
by using Whois
Search! Click Here to Check!
How will I know if my transfer / renewal is
do a whois
lookup on your domain to see the new record.
You should see 1
addional year added to your expiration date,
123cheapdomains.com listed as the "technical
Another way you can
tell is by trying to log into Domain
under your transfer domain name profile. If you
log in, then it means you're already using us as your new
It is your responsibility to check your domain's record
and to make sure
the transfer / renewal is completed. You
can do this by
Lookup." Also most domain
companies will give
you a 30 day grace period after the domain
name has expired to
renew domains before finally deleting it
from the database
if not renewed.