[Object status prohibits operation] – How to fix?

If you are changing DNS on your domain name and you receive the error ‘Object status prohibits operation’, this means that the domain is ‘locked’. This is a security feature on your domain which prevents unauthorised changes being made. To resolve this, you simply need to ‘unlock’ the domain. This is done via your LetsHost […]

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How do I transfer a domain to LetsHost? What do I need?

Please see the following for the steps involved in transferring the registration of a .com/.net/.org/.biz/.info domain to LetsHost. Before initiating a domain transfer, we recommend ensuring the following: – The domain is unlocked for transfer – You have access to the admin contact email address for the domain – You have the EPP key/transfer code […]

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What is domain quarantine and how does it work?

A .eu domain will enter Quarantine if no payment has been made on or before the due date of renewal.   The domain enters Quarantine the day after the due date.  Unfortunately there is no grace period given with .eu domains.  The cost to remove a domain from Quarantine is approx €40 + VAT.

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What is domain redemption and how does it work?

A domain will go into Redemption if payment has not been made 30 days after the renewal date.  While in Redemption, there is a fee to remove it of approx €100 + VAT.  The domain will remain in Redemption for 30 days, if no payment has been made to remove from Redemption, the domain will […]

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I have received an email re: WHOIS record verification – what is this?

These emails are sent to confirm the WHOIS information you have provided is correct.  This is a policy of ICANN (https://www.icann.org/get-started). To review/update the WHOIS information, you will need to login to your client area via http://www.letshostbilling.com/clientarea.php and click on Domains > My Domains > Active (beside the domain) > Manage : Contact Information. If […]

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What is WHOIS privacy?

WHOIS Privacy enables LetsHost to remove your Contact details from a WHOIS Search.  This will keep your Contact information secure and reduce SPAM.  This can be added to your domain for an extra fee of €4.99 + VAT per year.  Please note WHOIS Privacy is not available on .ie domains or some other domain extensions.

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