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 Can I have a sub Domain

Sub domains allow you to have a new web address for separate areas of your website. Setting up a...

 How can I change the registrant name on my .uk (Nominet) domain?

Unfortunately we are unable to change the registrant name on Nominet domains, as this is...

 How can I extend the registration period for a domain?

UK domains (.co.uk, .org.uk, and so on) are always registered for two years at a time and can...

 How do .tel domain names work?

.tel domain names are different to other domain names. They allow you to store, publish and...

 How do I find what domain extensions exist?

We can host any domain extension on our servers and a list of all domain extensions along with...

 How long will it take to transfer my domain?

Typically, the following timescales apply:- .uk Domains - once the IPS TAG change request has...

 Sample Phishing Scam

This is an example of a phishing scam email that can be sent to your email This widespread...

 What are the IP addresses of our nameservers?

ns = 79.170.40.2 and ns2 = 79.170.43.3

 What are the zone files?

A zone file is a collection of DNS Records (such as A, CNAME and SRV records) for a single domain...

 What does FQDN mean?

FQDN (Fully Qualified Domain Name): A complete domain name consisting of a host, the...

 What does the MX record do?

An MX record sets the mail server for a given domain name, directing all email to the correct...

 What restrictions are there on the domain name I can choose to register?

Domain Names have a variety of basic rules, in general domains must: - Use only letters,...

 Why do DNS changes take 24-48 hours to propagate?

Every domain has at least two nameservers assigned to it and those nameservers hold records for...

 Why does my domain show up in WHOIS as "Renewal in progress"?

There is nothing to be alarmed about if your domain is in this state - it simply means the...

 Why does my email bounce with '550 relay not permitted'?

This usually happens because the nameservers on the affected domain have been changed to make the...

 Why does my new domain name not work?

Domain registrations are queued, and there is often a short delay before registration completes....