Step 5 Purchase a domain name transfer

1. Visit the domain name transfer page to purchase a transfer.

2. After purchasing the transfer, you can choose to either keep the existing nameservers, or park the nameservers.

Note: If you’re not changing the hosting for your domain, you may want to select “keep existing nameservers” to be certain your site does not go down during the transfer. If your website is not hosted, you can select “park nameservers” and Yoursite will create a temporary page that users will see when they visit your site, until you have set up your site’s hosting.

Step 3 Verify administrator contact information

1. Log in to at

2. From “Domains” select the domain to unlock.

3. Scroll down to “Contacts” and check the email under “Administrative.”

4. If you do not have access to this email, you can change it by selecting “Modify.”

Step 2 Disable privacy

1. Log in to at

2. In the top right-hand corner, select “My Account”

3. On the next page, click “Account Management.”

4. Click “Update account information.”

5. Scroll down to “Anti-spam system” and select “no.”

6. At the bottom right-hand side of the page, click the blue “Submit” button.

Step 1 Unlocking your domain

1. Log in to at

2. From “Domains” select the domain to unlock.

3. Under “Domain Names” scroll to “Transfer Lock” and select “Modify.”

4. On the pop-up, select “Deactivate transfer protection.”

5. Note: It may take up to 24 hours for the system to recognize the status change before your domain can be transferred.