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 4 Obtain your EPP authorization code

1. Log in to GoDaddy.com.

2. Select “My Account.”

3. In the middle of the page, under the “Products” tab click the “Launch” button to the right of “Domains”.

4. Click the domain you want to transfer.

5. On the “Settings” tab, find the “Authorization Code” field.

6. Click “Email my code.”

7. Click “OK” to request an authorization code.

8. Click “OK” again to have the authorization code sent via email.

Note: If the extension you want to transfer is not listed, you will not be able to transfer the domain.

Step 3 Verify administrator contact information

1. Log in to GoDaddy.com.

2. Select “My Account.”

3. In the middle of the page, under the “Products” tab click the “Launch” button to the right of “Domains”.

4. Click the domain you want to transfer.

5. In the “Contacts” section verify that your admin contact info is correct.

6. If not, click “Edit”.

Note: If you do not have access to the administrator email listed here, you will not be able to verify ownership or transfer your domain.Note: Your website can’t be transferred if it had its contact information changed within the last 60 days, or it was registered within the last 60 days, or if it has been registered at GoDaddy for fewer than 60 days.

Step 2 Disable privacy

1. Log in to GoDaddy.com.

2. Select “My Account.”

3. In the middle of the page, under the “Products” tab click the “Launch” button to the right of “Domains”.

4. Click the domain you want to transfer.

5. Under “Domain Enhancements” in the middle column look for “Privacy” and select “Manage.”

6. A new window will pop up, prompting you to login to your “Domains by Proxy” account. Log in with your information.

7. If you do not remember your information, select “Forgot your login information?”, then enter the domain name and security code. An email will be sent to the administrative contact with further information. Follow those instructions to login to “Domains by Proxy”. (They will email you your customer number, the password SHOULD match your GoDaddy password)

8. Click “Cancel private registration” next to the domain you want to remove privacy from.

9. Click “OK” to confirm changes in the pop-up.

Step 1 Unlocking your domain

1. Log in to GoDaddy.com.

2. Select “My Account.”

3. In the middle of the page, under the “Products” tab click the “Launch” button to the right of “Domains”.

4. Select the domain you want to transfer and click the “Edit” link to the right of it.

5. Uncheck “Lock domain(s)” on the pop-up that displays, and then click “Save”.

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