How can I buy a domain name that is already registered?

If you come across your ideal domain name, but then find that it is already registered to someone else, it might be possible to buy it off them as a second hand domain. If the domain is registered through LetsHost, the first step is to send an email to our Sales team. Depending on the […]

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How do I register a .ie domain for my business?

In order to register a .ie domain, you simply need to show your connection to Ireland. Gone are the days where you had to fax a letter to explain how the domain relates to you and/or your business. If you are looking to register a .ie domain for your business or company, you can simply […]

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I get an error when trying to create an addon domain in cPanel

When trying to add very similar domain names as addon domains (such as yourdomain.ie and yourdomain.com), you can get the error: (XID 7an9m5) A DNS entry for the domain “yourdomain.yourdomain.ie” already exists. The reason for this is that cPanel will take the first 8 characters of the domain and try and set it as the […]

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How do I unlock my domain name?

When transferring a .com/net/org/info/biz/etc domain from one domain registration provider to another, the domain would first need to be ‘unlocked’. Unlocking the domain, as well as getting the domains EPP/transfer code, is needed to complete the transfer. Your new registration provider will assist in further detail here. For steps on how to unlock your domain […]

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Renew a domain for multiple years

If your domain name is coming up for renewal, and you would like to change the number of years to renew it for, you can do this via your client area directly. Please see the following for instructions. Log in to your client area Click on Domain > Renew Domains Tick the box beside the […]

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Post IE registration DNS queries/issues

IE domain specific DNS issues (Just after registration). This article concerns customers who wish to change/set DNS on a brand new IE domain and receive an error. If you have sent us documentation to secure your IE domain, the IEDR will email the email address provided with the registration once they accept the registration in […]

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How do I update the whois information of my domain?

Please see the following steps on updating the whois information for your domain: Log in to your LetsHost client area Click on My Domains >  My Domains > Active (to the right of the domain listed) > Contact Information (under the Manage menu on the left) Enter the required information and click Save Changes when […]

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Domain suspended – Whois validation check failed

ICANN is a nonprofit organization responsible for coordinating the maintenance and procedures of several databases related to the namespaces of the Internet, ensuring the network’s stable and secure operation. They will periodically send out emails to domain name owners to verify that the whois information of the domain is factual and up-to-date. In these emails, […]

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Can I register a .ie domain name for a charity?

It is possible to register a .ie domain name for a charity. The IEDR allow .ie domains to be registered for free. To register a .ie domain name, you will just need to email your request to sales@letshost.ie along with a registered CHY number. You will need to outline a brief description of what the […]

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