Transfers

Can I transfer an expired domain to Porkbun?

It depends on the losing registrar. Some Registrars (such as Porkbun or GoDaddy) will allow an expired domain to be transferred out. However, you can initiate a transfer to Porkbun with confidence. If the transfer fails and you’re forced to renew at your current registrar, simply contact Porkbun Support and we’ll cancel the transfer and […]

Transfers

How to approve an outbound transfer from Porkbun

Have you initiated a transfer to another registrar and don’t want to wait five days for the transfer to complete? No problem! You can easily approve the transfer from your Porkbun account to expedite the transfer to the new registrar.   1 Login to Porkbun. You should be taken to the Domain Management screen. If […]

Transfers

How to transfer a domain from Enom to Porkbun

So, you’ve got a domain at Enom and you want to transfer it to Porkbun. Let’s do it!   Transfer steps 1 Unlock your domain at Enom. This guide shows you how. 2 Grab an authorization code (aka EPP key) from Enom. This key is a one-use password that allows you to transfer your domain […]

Transfers

How to cancel an outbound transfer from Porkbun

Have you initiated a transfer to another registrar and now you are having second thoughts? No problem! You have five days from the transfer submission date to cancel the transfer and can do so right from your Porkbun account.   1 Log in to Porkbun. You should be taken to the Domain Management screen. If […]

Transfers

Will my nameservers be imported during a transfer?

Yes     Note: If you are currently using your old registrar’s nameservers, you will likely need to switch to Porkbun’s nameservers and create DNS records here. Please see our article, how to transfer a domain to Porkbun with little to no DNS downtime, for more information. If you’re using third-party nameservers, we should be […]

Transfers

How long will it take to transfer my domain to Porkbun?

Max. time for a domain to transfer from one registrar to another: five days.   Transfers take five days by default but can complete in as few as 20 minutes in some cases.   It’s entirely up to your old registrar whether the transfer can occur before five days have elapsed. Some registrars always wait […]

Transfers

How to transfer a domain from Namecheap to Porkbun

If you’ve got a domain at Namecheap and you want to transfer it to Porkbun, we can help. Let’s get started!   Transfer steps   1 Unlock your domain at Namecheap. This guide shows you how. 2 Grab an authorization code (aka EPP key) from Namecheap. This key is a one-use password that allows you […]