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No. The domain must be registered with us in order to use ID Protect.
You can activate Domain Privacy on any domains registered by us through your cPanel account at any time. Simply click on ID Protection in Optional Account Addons The cost is $4.50 per year.
Domain name Whois is a principal source of email addresses for spammers. If your domain name has ID Protect, we change the Whois email address several times a year. Spammers harvest and use one Whois email address, but once we change it that source of spa...
For mail which does not appear to be unsolicited commercial mail, the Whois Privacy Protection Service may either forward the mail to you or fax a page of the communication. The Service will not forward junk mail, nor will it forward mail if it becomes ap...
International rules require that valid contact information--known as Whois--is available for every domain name. ID Protect cloaks your identity and provides proxy contact information in the Whois. ID Protect also reduces spam. In you have cloaked Whois ...
Domain name Whois displays name, address, and email address. Anyone anywhere can search the Whois database through any search engine and many other web sites. ID Protect provides proxy information instead of your personal contact information. Parties wh...
ID Protect can be purchased for the following TLDs: com, net, org, biz, info, name, tv, cc, me
The .us Registry requires that .us domain names have actual identity and contact information, rather than forwarding information.
International rules require that valid contact information be provided for all domain names, and that it be accessible worldwide. ID Protect provides valid contact information that satisfies the international requirements without exposing your personal co...