Frequently Asked Questions

Managing Domain Names

In the Domain Manager, you can manage, forward, or mask your domain names and subdomains. You can also update your domain name contact information, renew or recover your domain names, and manage, AccountExecs, Preset Profiles, DNSSEC, and more.

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Cancel Automatic Renewal              

You can turn off automatic renewal for your domain at any time. Log in to your...

Consolidate Domain Expiration Dates

With ConsoliDate, you can consolidate the dates for when your .com and .net domain...

Access My Domains from Different Views

There are now a few different ways to access your POWERHOSTER.COM domain manager. The...

Manage a Forwarded Domain

If you own several domains, you will see the List View of your account: Follow...

Connect My Domain to Squarespace

If you built your website using Squarespace and you want to use your POWERHOSTER.COM...

Renew My Domain

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Connect My Domain to Tumblr

If you built a site using Tumblr and you want to use your POWERHOSTER.COM domain name...

Connect My Domain to Blogger

If you built a blog site using Blogger and you want to use your POWERHOSTER.COM domain...

Delete a Forwarded Subdomain

You can delete a forwarded subdomain at any time. If your domain is registered at...

Delete a Subdomain

Now that you understand what a subdomain is , you can use the Zone File Editor in the...

What is a subdomain?              

It’s easy to create a memorable Web address for unique content areas of your...

Forward a Domain              

Domain name forwarding lets you automatically direct your domain name's visitors to...

Turn on Automatic Renewal              

Setting your domain to renew automatically is the best way to ensure it remains...

Forward a Subdomain              

Now that you understand what a subdomain is , you may want to forward it to a...

Change Domain Contact Information              

You can change a domain's contact information at any time. Domains have four sets...

Unlock My Domain              

We keep your domains locked to keep them secure. Locked domains can't be transferred...

Add a Subdomain That Points to an IP Address              

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Add a Domain to a Preset Profile              

After creating a Preset Profile, you can update domains to match the attributes in the...

Transferring Away from Tucows              

Before you can transfer your domain name registered with Tucows to us, you need to...

Transferring Away from 1&1, Schlund + Partner, or GMX.net              

Before you can transfer your domain name registered with 1&1, Schlund + Partner, or...

Transferring Away from Network Solutions              

Before you can transfer your domain name registered with Network Solutions to us, you...

Transferring Away from Enom              

Before you can transfer your domain name registered with Enom to us, you need to...

Transferring Away from Melbourne IT              

Before you can transfer your domain name registered with Melbourne IT to us, you need...

Managing Domain Name Account Administrators              

Instead of this feature, we recommend using our new tool - Account Access . For more...

Manually Forward or Mask Your Domain              

These are the instructions for forwarding and/or masking a domain in List View ,...

Update My Domain's IP Address for Forwarding

When you set up domain name forwarding, we can automatically update the domain name's...

What is a TLD?

A top-level-domain (TLD) is the part of the domain located to the right of the...

What Is Masking?-Ia

Masking is a component of forwarding. Where forwarding displays the address of the...

What Is Private Registration?-Ia

Private registration keeps your personal information (like your email address and...

Setting up Your Domain Name

Setting up your domain name is the first step to creating an outstanding presence...

Recovering Expired Domain Names

You can attempt to recover expired top-level domain names (TLDs) during the renewal...

Accessing the Domain Control Center

From the Domain Manager, you can manage all of your domain name's settings and...

What is a URL?

A URL, or Uniform Resource Locator, is the address of an Internet website or webpage....

Error: LinkedIn Profile Not Found

You may experience a “Profile Not Found” error if you're forwarding your...

Edit a Forwarded Subdomain

Once you've forwarded a subdomain to a separate URL, you may want to make edits....

Edit a Subdomain

Now that you understand what a subdomain is , you can edit a non-forwarded...

About Donuts Domain Names

Donuts is a domain name registry created by industry veterans with a goal to give...

Add a Subdomain

Now that you understand what a subdomain is , you need to decide how you want yours...

Delete a Domain from a Preset Profile

You can delete a domain name from a preset profile without deleting the profile...

Manage Preset Profiles

Preset Profiles let you select a combination of preset attributes that you can...

Delete a Preset Profile

Deleting a profile does not delete the domain names you added to the profile or change...

Edit a Preset Profile

Editing a Preset Profile is easy. To Edit a Preset Profile Log in to your...

Create a Preset Profile

When you create a Preset Profile, you can include attributes for locking, automatic...

Transferring a Google-Registered eNom Domain to Us

Before you can transfer your eNom domain name registered with Google® to us, you...

Transfer Away from Register.com

Before you can transfer your domain name registered with Register.com to us, you need...