Domain Renewal


Domain Renewal

Last updated May 17th, 2013

A client can request a domain renewal by creating an order for domain renewal. If automatic registration is enabled, the domain will be renewed with SiteHost as soon as the invoice for the order is paid. Administrators may renew domains by following the process below.

Placing an order for renewal as a client

  1. Log into the WHMCS system as a client (e.g.:

  2. Select Domains > Renew Domains and select the domains to be renewed and the renewal period for each of the domains. Select "Order Now »"
    (see Figure 1)

  3. Add any additional information and select "Complete Order".

Figure 1 Place Order

Manually Renewing a domain

  1. Log into your WHMCS Administration area (e.g.:

  2. Select Orders > List All Orders and select the order that has the domain to be renewed, then select the domain that you want to renew. (see Figure 2)
    Alternatively if the domain is not in a domain renewal order, select Clients > Domain Registrations and select the domain to be renewed.

  3. If necessary ensure that the "Registrar" field to "SiteHost "and select "Save Changes to enable the "Registrar Commands" (see Figure 3)

  4. If the renewal is not from an order, set the number of years that the domain should be renewed for in the "Registration Period". (see Figure 4)

  5. Select Renew and confirm "Yes" to send the domain renewal request to SiteHost. (see Figure 5)

Figure 2 Register Domain

Figure 3 Register Domain

Figure 4 Register Domain

Figure 5 Register Domain

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