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How do I determine if a domain name is available?
Use the ‘Domain Search’ feature on Hetzner’s domain name search page and type your desired name in the Domain Search box. If the domain name is…
Which domain extensions does Hetzner register?
Hetzner registers these domain extensions: .com .co.za .net .org .org.za .info .biz .co.uk .de .eu .mobi .co .cc .tv .capetown .durban .joburg .africa
How to update your domain registration details
This Help Centre article shows you step-by-step how to submit an update request for your domain’s registrant or admin contact details via konsoleH.
Do I need domain search registration?
Beware of Search registration scams claiming that the visibility of your domain on search engines is at risk and that domain search registration is required.
What is domain propagation?
Domain propagation is the process whereby nameservers update across the Internet to reflect a change in a domain’s DNS record.
What are Premium domain names?
Premium domains are specific extensions e.g. city domains, or domains which contain short words or acronyms
Domain names are automatically renewed on your behalf. View the date that your domains are due for renewal via the Domain Renewal list in konsoleH.
If Hetzner registers my domain, who will the legal domain owner be?
You will be the Domain Name Holder. Technically domains are never owned, but are leased from a registry on an annual basis, giving the registrant legal…
Can anyone register an org.za domain name?
Yes. Any individual or organisation may register an org.za domain; not only non-profit organisations as was previously the case. The general public may order any new…
Can I change a domain name once it has been registered?
No, once a domain name has been registered with the registrar, it cannot be changed. Should another domain name be required, the previously registered domain…
Reasons for a domain transfer to fail
Your domain transfer failed if your domain transfer is rejected by the current registrar, due to various reasons. Read this article to find out more.