Knowledgebase : Domain Names
 


Domain registrant verification is needed for any generic top-level domains (like .com, .net, .org etc.). This is an ICANN-mandated process aimed at ensuring the listed registrant for such domain names is always contactable. A rough rule of thumb is tha...
Common errors found when changing name servers on a .ie domain are: _"Unable to update nameservers to IrelandDR. Response: (2102) Parameter value policy error. ns1.somenameserver.com is not authoritative for zone somedomain.ie. Updating technical domain...
IF YOU HAVE THE CURRENT PASSWORD:- Log in to you Control Panel (https://cp.irishdomains.com Under "ACCOUNT", click on "ADMINS" - A list of admins will be displayed - select the "CHANGE PASSWORD" link for the admin you wish to change IF YOU DO...
A SERVICE OR DOMAIN CAN ONLY AUTO-RENEW IF:- (1) it is set to auto-renew (default setting) and (2) there is a valid credit or debit card set as a default payment method for the account. ALL DOMAINS & SERVICES ARE INITIALLY SET TO AUTO-RENEW. ...
_Caution: Please note that once you change the DNS to third party nameservers, the domain is disconnected from our email, hosting and DNS systems. If the domain is not configured correctly on the new nameservers this may prevent your email from working or...
When a domain name is registered at the same time as a web hosting account is purchased, the domain will usually be automatically attached to the hosting and will work almost immediately after registration completes. However, if you purchase hosting...
If you want to point a domain registered through one Irish Domains Account, to a hosting package in another Irish Domains account, you can do so as follows:- A. REMOVE THE DOMAIN FROM THE CURRENT SUBSCRIPTION THAT IT'S ON Almost all domains regis...
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING DOES NOT APPLY TO .IE DOMAINS AS .IE CHANGES NEED TO BE SUBMITTED IN WRITING AND ACCEPTED BY THE IE DOMAIN REGISTRATION OFFICE. ------------------------- WHERE DOMAIN CONTACT DETAILS ARE TO BE THE SAME AS THE CONTROL PANEL ...
Sometimes you may wish that a domain registered through Irish Domains redirects visitors to a different website. For example, you might wish that visitors to your domain acmewidgets.ie are instead brought to the website acmewidgets.com. There are a number...