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KB5672 Locking and Unlocking a Domain Name
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  We suggest that you lock your domain names at the registry level to keep them secure. Locked domain names cannot be transferred to another registrar and this prevents them from any...
KB5601 How do I modify a .dk domain name
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  .dk domains must be modified via .DK regsitry own service at https://www.dk-hostmaster.dk/english/self-service/ If you do not have a login for the .dk website, you can request it ...
KB5421 How do I change the name servers for my domain
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  To change the name servers for a domain held with us, either click on the domain name in the management panel or enter the name into the 'manage domain' box on the left of the web ...
KB5591 How to safely transfer your domain to another provider
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  how to safely transfer your domain name to/from another provider Having moved literally many thousands of domains names on behalf of clients over the last 20 years, here's our rec...
KB5561 Domain transfer guide
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  General domain transfer guide The following is a general guide in the safe transfer of domains between providers. Different procedures are used by the different registries in ma...
KB5511 How do I get my domains EPP or Auth code
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  To recover the EPP code to transfer a domain, click the domain name in the management panel as shown below or enter the domain name into the quick manage box on the left of the scr...
KB5491 How to move a domain to another Microtech account
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  To move a domain between Microtech accounts, go to the 'my account' menu. Select 'Push a service / domain to another account'. Enter a list of the domains you want to move, one per...
KB5391 Transferring domains away from Godaddy to Microtech (how to)
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  transferring domains away from GoDaddy to Microtech Start at http://mya.godaddy.com Click the 'Manage domains' link. This will open the domain control panel. Click on the domain...
KB5401 Transferring domains away from Joker to Microtech (how to)
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  transferring domains away from Joker to Microtech Start at http://www.joker.com Login to Joker using the menu on the left and your Joker username and password. Select 'service ...
KB5381 Transferring domains away from Fasthosts to Microtech (how to)
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  transferring domains away from Fasthosts to Microtech For .uk domains Start at http://www.ukreg.com To transfer a Fasthosts domain away from UKreg, you'll first need to check ...
KB5251 Transferring domains away from 1and1 (1and1) to Microtech (how to)
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  transferring domains away from 1and1 / 1&1 to Microtech Start at http://contract.1and1.co.uk (or perhaps .com if you are not in the uk). Chose the menu option to change yo...
KB5221 How do I resubmit a failed domain transfer
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  Sometimes a domain transfer will fail due to circumstances outside our / your control. Common reasons include administrative contact does not respond to email epp / authori...
KB5201 Detagged domains
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  Each .uk domain has a 'tag' associated with it. This lists the organisation that is responsible for maintaining your domain name on the registrants behalf, or their agent. If you ...
KB5121 Can you register .ac.uk and .gov.uk domain names
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  Yes.   Microtech is an approved member of UKERNA for the purpose of submitting domain requests for registration in the .ac.uk and .gov.uk name spaces. Please contact sales@...
KB3102 How to transfer a .uk name from 123Reg to Microtech (a basic guide)
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  Untitled Document To transfer a .uk name from 123Reg to Microtech, you can follow this guide. Please note, that the 123Reg's web site may change at any point in the...
KB3043 How do I change the registrant name for a .UK domain
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  Nominet does not allow you to change the registrants name for a .uk domain if it is a different person or legal entity without completing a 'registrant transfer'. If you have mis...
KB3041 Do you support internationalised domain names
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  Yes, Microtech DNS supports internationalised DNS via their punycode ASCII equivalents. The current worldwide DNS system supports ASCII characters only, this means that domains su...
KB3040 How to transfer a gTLD domain from UKREG to Microtech (guide)
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  Whilst the transfer process for gTLD's is reasonably standard, we are preparing guides for specific ISP's as each individual one often has it's own quirks. We hope this guide makes...
KB3001 Transfering a domain away from Microtech to another registrar
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  To transfer a .uk domain away from Microtech, please see the transfers section of our web site. Transferring a UK domain away is immediate. If you are transferring another type o...
KB3011 If I transfer a domain to you, will it automatically be configured to use your dns servers
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  No. A transfer simply moves the domain from one registrar to another, all details will remain the same until you update them via your management panel. ...
KB3013 How can I pay for my domains
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  By credit card at the time of order or clients may pre-fund there account if they cannot pay by credit card. If you require a pro-forma invoice in order to be able to s...
KB3014 How will I know when my domain is due for renewal
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  We will send a reminder to the email contact you provided, or the billing contact if it is not the same address at least 30 days before your domain is due to expire. It is your res...
KB3015 Do you charge if I want to transfer my domain away from you
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  No. This is a common hidden charge made by some other cut price registrars. We don't have any hidden charges....
KB3016 I spelt my domain name wrong when I applied for it. Can I change it or have a refund
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  No. All domain name applications are final. But, if you spelt it wrong, so can your visitors! It often pays to register several mispellings of your domain name to make sure people ...
KB3017 How long will it take for my domain to start working
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  Normally, within 24-72 hours. For domains in the Channel Islands namespace this will take longer....
KB3018 Can I pay several years in advance
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  You can renew your domain multiple times to extend the curent expiration date up to 10 years in the future....
KB3019 What is your IPS tag
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  Our IPS TAG is 'MICROTECH' (without the quotes). Please do not change the tag on your domain unless you have completed a transfer request on the web site. Failure to do this may ...
KB3028 What is the best way to transfer a live .COM or .NET domain
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  We suggest you make sure your DNS is up and running here before you try to move your domain. This means that either your own dns servers or ours are configured and ready to accept...
KB3032 How do I take control of a domain someone else registered for me
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  Firstly, you should make all attempts to contact the person who originally registered the domain for you. If you create your own free account on our site, they can ‘push’ the doma...
KB3037 How can I acquire an expiring or expired UK domain name
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  Microtech can help you to acquire UK domains that are expiring, have expired, and/or are pending deletion.  Microtechs UK capture service will monitor and attempt to regist...

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