This article describes the procedures and requirements of .ai domain names.
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Registration is not realtime, it may take 2 or 3 workingdays before the registration is accepted by the registry.
A transfer is initiated with an authorization code which is provided by the current provider. The transfer is finished nearly realtime.
|Authorization code required||yes|
|Method of confirmation||authcode|
|Registration period after transfer||restarts|
|Average transfer time||Realtime|
|Advanced and simple transfers available||Contact our Sales department to check if easy transfer of 100 or more .ai domains is available.|
The transfercode for outgoing transfers can be requested via the support department --> email@example.com
After the code has been manually requested by the support department, it can take 1 / 2 business day before the code is received and can be added to the detailpage of the domain name in your control panel.
Owner change (trade)
An owner change can be performed by updating the owner handle of the domain. This change is processed realtime.
An update is processed realtime. Nameservers are instantly updated in the registry zonefile.
Direct deletion is not possible for .ai domains.
You can set the domains to "autorenewal "off" and let them expire on their renewaldate.
Restore / reactivate
During the first 57 days after expiration, the domain can be restored manually by the support department. This action is not supported via RCP or API.
|Registration agreement||The registry requires that a registration agreement is in place between the provider and the domain holder. The text of this registration agreement and any required supplements is the following:
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