Transfer Your Domain

Enter the domain that you would like to transfer to CorelHost

100% control on your web projects

This refers to everyone, no matter what hosting or domain provider you choose. Everything in one place simply makes it more efficient – complete control on all your services without missing a renewal date, ease of use with no multiple accounts and passwords and professional customer support with the answers you need. In any case, it ís worth transferring your domain name to your CorelHost account.

Before transferring your domain name, make sure of the following:

  • It’s been more than 60 days since the domain registration or last transfer.
  • Domain is not in Pending Delete or Redemption status.
  • You know domain’s EPP code – the authorisation code that proves your ownership of the domain. You can get the EPP code from the current domain provider.
  • Whois privacy protection is disabled.

Transfer your domain in just 3 steps

Prepare your domain

Request an authorization code from your current provider and make sure that you have access to the specified e-mail address.

Transfer the domain

Enter the domain name you would like to transfer in the domain checker above, then enter your authorization code and follow the instructions.

Benefits of CorelHost

Manage all of your domains in our user friendly control panel and connect domains to your websites quickly and easily.

Frequently Asked Questions

From the time you change the DNS on your domain name to point to our name servers it will take approximately 12-24 hours for the change to propagate throughout the Internet and become active. During this time your website may be down until the change has fully propagated through the Internet.

There is no downtime associated with transferring your domain name registration to CorelHost. Once the domain is transferred you may wish to change the DNS on your domain to point to our name servers. If you do change your DNS servers, this can introduce downtime of up to 24 hours.

Once your domain name has been registered (or transferred, if applicable), it usually takes about 12-24 hours to be active. All Internet providers must update their records (DNS tables) to reflect the new site’s location.

Absolutely! CorelHost accepts all types of domains from .com and .org, to .me or .store, for example. This part of the domain is called the top-level domain (TLD) and CorelHost works with all of them when dealing with domain transfers so you can rest assured that your domain names can be quickly and easily transferred. Not only that, but we also offer a wide variety of TLDs if you feel like either purchasing a new name or adding to your roster of names in the future. There are now more available TLDs than ever before and we can easily help you re brand your domain name.

The domain transfer process can be daunting at first and we understand that one of the biggest worries is that your SERP ranking, that you and your company have worked so hard to achieve, may be affected. However, as long as your actual domain name does not change and you follow the steps above, your SEO authority should be unaffected by your domain transfer. In order to avoid any confusion, we recommend not cancelling your previous hosting account until your domain transfer with CorelHost has been fully processed. This way, your company site will remain active and visible throughout the transition period.

Transferring your domain to CorelHost is a relatively quick process. Once you’ve received your authorization code from your current provider, things move swiftly. As soon as you check your domain on the CorelHost site and enter your authorization code, you can navigate through the registration process with the help of CorelHost’s guiding steps in just a matter of minutes.

Once you’ve completed the domain transfer checkout and we receive the acknowledgement of the transfer, we will start the actual domain transfer process. This usually takes between 5 and 7 calendar days. It won’t be long before you’re fully operational with CorelHost as your domain host.

Despite popular belief, domain transfers are in fact a quick and easy process that can be done within just seven days. First of all, all we need from you is the authorization code from your current provider, and your current email address that’s attached to your account. Double check that you still have access to your secure email account as you will receive your code via this address. We recommend that you backup all your content with your existing domain; this will not be transferred across to your new host. Once requested, you will receive your authorization code and you will then be guided through CorelHost’s simple domain transfer service. Our domain transfer process time should take between 5 and 7 days – once you’ve completed the initial checkout process and confirmed your free domain transfer, you can sit back, relax, and leave the rest to us.

While there are many different domain name providers, the transferal process usually looks quite similar. The first thing to take care of is backing up your current content to avoid any potential loss of data. The second step is usually to retrieve your authorization key to a secure email address that you are sure you have access to. The final step is where things may change depending on your host, but we will guide you through an easy step-by-step process. In order to transfer your domain away from Wix, simply follow the instructions for the GoDaddy transfer as explained above. Once you’ve accessed your Wix control panel, go to “my domains”, then the “advanced” tab, and finally click “transfer away from Wix”. Transferring your domain name to another host couldn’t be easier!

Transferring your domain from GoDaddy to CorelHost is a very straightforward process, simply follow these steps:

– Make a complete backup of your current website, as this data will not be moved across during your domain transfer

– Make sure that the email address attached to your account is current and up-to-date; you will be sent a transfer confirmation link to this email address

– Within the GoDaddy control panel, request your authorization code via email

– Navigate to the CorelHost site, check your domain with our domain checker and then click the “transfer domain” button

– When prompted, enter your authorization code and complete the checking out process

– Wait for your request to be processed (5-7 days) and then enjoy your new domain hosting with CorelHost

The actual domain transfer process itself is free. With CorelHost, there are no additional costs resulting from moving your domain. What we will charge you for – however – is an additional full year of registration of your domain name because we automatically renew your existing domain contract. Our helpful steps will guide you through the process and make things quick and easy for you – helping you to keep your website running unhindered. Regardless of your reason for switching, we do not charge any additional domain transfer fees at any time. All you need to do is retrieve your authorization code from your current provider, ensure your attached email address is valid, and then we can begin the process. As soon as you complete your domain transfer, you will benefit from our diverse range of features and reliable service.

Free migration service

For a standard shared hosting migration please have a full cpanel backup ready for download. You do not need to upload it to your new interserver shared hosting account, however doing so will save some time. The current interserver account should have no data in it, as the backup will overwrite any data.