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If you registered your domain through Google and can confirm that it is registered with eNom, by checking your domain renewal emails, use the following instructions to transfer your domain name to us: 1. Retrieve Your Password Go to access.enom.com, ent...
If you want to use an exisitng domain of yours as part of your RFE Hosting order rather than register a new one you simply need to select "I will update my nameservers on an existing domain Or I will register a new domain." on the domain page when placing...
Firstly please ensure that the name servers are pointing to your account with us. Then login to your cPanel account and select 'Addon Domains' under the 'Domains' menu. Complete the form as follows: New Domain Name: the domain you wish to add Subdomain...
Your domain will automatically be renewed with RFE Hosting as long as you have an active account in our billing center. You can access your account to view your renewal date via the following url - https://billing.rfehosting.com [https://billing.rfehostin...
It can take as little as 1 hour for your DNS to resolve, however, we state between 24-48 hours for a domain to fully propagate.
EDITING LOCAL "HOSTS" FILE This is the preferred method to test your site if you are using Apache mod_rewrite rules. This method is a bit more in-depth and requires some working knowledge of your operating system. I will attempt to break it down as much ...
You can fully transfer any domain of yours over to RFE Hosting by asking your current registrar to unlock your domain and give us your authorization key (EPP code). Please then email our transfer department at: support@rfehosting.com quoting your domain a...
Here is a quick list of our Shared Hosting nameservers. You would update your domain to use these after signing up for RFE shared hosting services: ns1.rfehost.com ns2.rfehost.com ns3.rfehost.com ns4.rfehost.com ONCE YOU HAVE ADJUSTED THE NAMESERVERS,...
Here is a list of all the TLD's [https://support.rfehosting.com/Knowledgebase/Article/View/133/2/what-is-a-tld] RFE Hosting offers (To register a new domain name, please visit the following url - https://billing.rfehosting.com/cart.php?a=add&domain=regist...
Domain names can contain up to 63 characters, allowing you to register domains that reflect your product names, campaigns, or slogans in most cases. The valid characters for use in domains are: * Any of the letters of the alphabet;  example: DOMAIN....
A DOMAIN NAME is a name used to identify a website on the internet. Beneath the surface, websites are associated with IP addresses. These are basically numerical addresses that tell your browser where to find the website on the internet. To make things si...
A parked domain points a new domain name to the same directory that your primary account points to. HOW TO SETUP A PARKED DOMAIN: If you registered your domain with someone besides RFE Hosting, make sure that the name servers are pointed over to us based...
The term TLD stands for Top Level Domain, and refers to the last portion of a domain name. For example, the domain name EXAMPLE.COM is part of the .COM Top Level Domain and the domain EXAMPLE.ORG is part of the .ORG Top Level Domain. Different TLDs are of...
An addon domain is a separate domain that is hosted on your primary domain but it appears as if it is hosted on it's own account. If you were to addon "newdomain.com", a user browsing to your site will see "newdomain.com" in the URL, but it will be redire...
DNS OR DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM is a system that points a domain name to physical IP address. For example, when a user types in www.example.com in their browser and hits enter, the DNS servers resolve it to the IP address where the website is hosted. The purp...
DNS propagation delay can happen due to two reasons. * Name server changes at your registrar. * DNS caching due to TTL value set up in resource records. We have very little control on the first case as any changes done at registrar may take 24 ...