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How to determine if a domain name is available
Use the ‘Domain Search’ feature on our domain name search page. If the domain name is available, you can proceed to purchase it.
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.
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.
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?
Technically domains are never owned but are leased from a registry on an annual basis, giving the registrant legal right to the use of the domain.
Can anyone register an org.za domain name?
Any individual or organization may register an org.za domain; not only non-profit organizations as was previously the case.
Can I change a domain name once it has been registered?
Once a domain name has been registered with the registrar, it cannot be changed.
What is a WHOIS search?
A WHOIS lookup searches across registry databases to provide registration information on domain names. How to Lookup the various domains is explained.
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.
Premium domain names
Premium domains are specific extensions e.g. city domains, or domains which contain short words or acronyms