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On DECEMBER 1, 2016, ICANN enforced a new transfer policy [https://www.icann.org/resources/pages/transfer-policy-2016-06-01-en] that updated the process of changing domain ownership from one registrant to another. Up until now, this policy only covered ...
Computer networks can only widely communicate with the use of specific addresses, IP Addresses, which essentials act like a network postcode. DNS is a service which works to translate your domain name and subdomains into specific IP addresses to make n...
Below is a guide to using the hosts file to preview your site before transferring / before DNS changes. This will enable you to view the new site in your browser by typing the domain name. The location of the hosts file for Windows is: C:\WINDOWS\SYST...
If you want to to transfer your registration of .uk domain to CWCS, please ask your current registrar to change the Registrar Tag (IPSTAG) to CWCS. If your current registrar is unwilling or unable to change the tag you will need to log in to your Nomine...
Difficulty: NA Applies to: Domain Names SUMMARY This article will help you in transferring your domain names away from CWCS Managed Hosting to another registrar. Depending on the TLD (.com, .de etc) the process will be different. RESOLUTIO...
Difficulty: NA Applies to: Domain Names DNS IP Addresses SUMMARY This article aims to explain what the DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM or DNS is, how it functions and what role it plays in your hosting and internet usage. EXPLANATION The internet ...
STEP 1: Login to your billing account at http://order.cwcs.co.uk/billing/index.php [http://order.cwcs.co.uk/billing/index.php] Click "Account" as highlighted in the image below and then click "Login" STEP 2: Once you have logged in select "Domains...
Difficulty: Low Applies to: Domain Registrations SUMMARY This article explains the Registrant Verification process and what is required for all new domain registrations. The validation process is a 15 day window during which the registrant m...
As a CWCS Managed Hosting customer, you can manage DNS records for the domains you own using our DNS MANAGER TOOL. The DNS Manager Tool allows you to list, add, modify and remove domains at any time you like and without having to contact CWCS support. ...
STEP 1: Login to your billing account at http://order.cwcs.co.uk/billing/index.php [http://order.cwcs.co.uk/billing/index.php] Click "Account" as highlighted in the image below and then click "Login" STEP 2: Once you have logged in select "Domains...
STEP 1: Login to your billing account at http://order.cwcs.co.uk/billing/index.php [http://order.cwcs.co.uk/billing/index.php] Click "Account" as highlighted in the image below and then click "Login" STEP 2: Once you have logged in select "Domains...
This article applies to the following global top level domains: * .com * .org * .net * .biz * .info * .mobi * .name * .asia If you want to switch to CWCS as your registrar you will need to contact your current registrar ...