Frequently asked questions

We try to support as many extensions as possible to give you a one-stop shop for all your WHOIS needs.

What does "clientHold" mean?

"clientHold" means the domain is suspended and will not resolve.

Is my domain locked?

There are different types of locks which can be applied to most domains, "clientTransferProhibited" locks a domain from transfer to another registrar, "clientUpdateProhibited" prevents changes being made to the domain data.

What is a domain name?

Strictly speaking a domain name is the identifying string you enter into the address bar to get to a website. For example our domain name is