You can transfer your domain registrations to Hostwinds following this guide:
Step 1: Create a Hostwinds Account
Step 2: Unlock your domain at the remote registrar
Step 3: Request your EPP code (authorization code) and have it ready
Step 4: Login to your client area and navigate to Services -> Order New Services
Step 5: Find the Actions column on the left-hand-side, and select Transfer in a Domain
Step 6: Within the new page, type in your domain to be transferred along with the EPP code (Authorization Code) you gathered in Step 2
Step 7: Enter the domain name you wish to transfer, along with the EPP code (authorization code) and select Add to Cart
Step 8: If the domain is available, you will be sent to a checkout screen
Select any additional configuration options:
- Enter the EPP code (confirm if applied from the previous screen)
- You Can Add Domain Privacy
- If you’re using Custom Nameservers you can enter them here, otherwise leave them blank (you can edit these at anytime)
Step 8: Click the Proceed To Checkout button
Step 9: You will then be taken to the final checkout screen where you will create your registered email for your Hostwinds account. If you are already a Hostwinds client, just sign in using the CLICK HERE TO LOGIN link to sign into your account in the top right of this box. You will also be required to provide your accurate address details, as these will be required with any registration with any registrar.
Again, you will want to make sure your address on file is accurate to avoid any delays in registration. For more information on why this is required, please review What Is WHOIS And What Is A WHOIS Check?
You can then either use the existing contact information you provided for your Hostwinds account as the registrant details for the domain, or you can specify separate contact details for the domain.
Step 10: Scroll to the bottom of the checkout screen and ensure the price is accurate for your domain name transfer as this will add one year to your domain name registration when transferring your domain name to Hostwinds. Once confirmed, click on Complete Order.
Select the Trash can icon next to any products you want to delete from your cart.