This article describes the procedures and requirements of .so domain names.
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which can be obtained from the current registrar through the owner or Admin-C of the domain.
- A successful transfer will result in a one year extension of the registration period.
- Transfers will auto-Ack after five days if the losing Registrar has taken no action.
- While in pendingTransfer
the losing Registrars may Ack (approve) or Nack (deny) the transfer request.
- Valid transfer requests will result in the domain being place in pendingTransfer status for up to 5 days.
Additional notes on a .so transfer-
|Authorization code required||yes|
|Method of confirmation||authcode|
|Registration period after transfer||extends|
|Average transfer time||5 days|
|Advanced and simple transfers available||Contact our Sales department to check if easy transfer of 100 or more .so domains is available.|
Owner change (trade)A change of ownership can be done by replacing the owner contact in the control panel. After saving the changes the change is processed realtime.
Other updateA change of contactdetails can be done by updating the associated handles in the control panel. After saving the changes the domainname will be updated realtime.
DeleteA delete is realtime. After a delete the domain will be in quarantine status. During this period the domain can be reactivated.
Restore / reactivateA domain name can be restored after the domain name has been deleted or expired.
|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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