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How to Migrate your Hosting in Just 3 Easy Steps.
1. Current Account Details
Confirm your current provider and amount of sites you want to migrate. This will help us understand the type of migration we’ll be managing for you.
2. Provide Us Access
Tell us what your current hosting account credentials are (login URL, username, and password) to allow us to directly perform the migration for you.
3. Garanntor Hosting Requirements
Tell us if you have a hosting plan with us already or wish to purchase a new one. We will check your current account and suggest the best option.
Hosting Migration Details
Security is a big part of our ethos and we treat it very seriously. Our Support Ticket system is protected by an SSL encryption, so all credentials submitted this way are protected. As an added security measure, we ask that you create a temporary password to be used only with this migration process and then reset it once complete.
FAQs About Why Migrate to Garanntor
What is a Domain Name?
A domain name is a unique name that individuals or businesses register with a domain registrar to claim their own space on the internet. A registered domain name can be used as the name for a website, for an email or both. A domain name is needed by a web host to publish your website.
What is an Auth/EPP code?
A domain authorization code (also referred to as an Auth Code or an EPP Code) provides an extra level of security for the domain name registration. This code is unique to each domain name and is assigned by the registrar at the time of registration. You’ll need an Auth Code to transfer a domain from one registrar to another. For more information, see How to Get an EPP/Auth Code from your Domain Registrar
How Do I Transfer a Domain I Own to Garanntor?
Transferring your domain to Garanntor takes a few steps, If you have a domain registered at another provider, but would like to manage it through your Garanntor account, you can initiate the domain name transfer to Garanntor. This makes it easy to manage all aspects of your account from a single location. For more information, see How Do I Transfer My Existing Domain to Garanntor?
If I Transfer My Domain to Garanntor, will I lose the Remaining Time I Have with my Current Registrar?
If we are talking about generic TLDs (such as .com, .info, .agency, etc.), the remaining term that you have with your current registrar will not be lost, it gets carried over. I addition to that, your domain will be renewed for one year as part of the domain name transfer. Another important thing to mention is that if your domain expired with your old Registrar, and you renewed it with them. it is advisable not to transfer the domain within 45 days form the previous expiration date. Otherwise, an extra year will not be added to the domain name, When it comes to country-code extensions (.de, .uk, .ng, .co.za etc.), each Registry may set its own rules regarding a domain name transfer procedure, so if you need more details on that. please contact our 24/7 Support Team, and we will gladly clear things up for you. For more information, see What is gTLD. See also What is New gTLD, What is ccTLD, How to Transfer a Domain Name to Garanntor