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 "Object status prohibits operation". Explanation about the error message.

Object status prohibits operation Did you get this error while trying to edit your domain...

 Configuring your domain name for Google's Blogger service

You are reading this message because you have a blog with Google's Blogger service and have...

 DNS preconfiguration requirement for .co.za domains

The following article is relevant whether you a registering a new .co.za domain name or pointing...

 Domain Name Registrant Contact Verification

Verifying Contact Information for ICANN Validation Web4Africa is an ICANN Accredited Domain...

 Domain Name Restrictions for .ng

The .ng registry forbids the registration of domain names containing the following...

 Guidelines for opening a Support Ticket

We are pleased to serve you our valued client.Should you have any issues, please go through our...

 How long do I have to renew an expired domain name?

The schedule varies, based on the type of domain name and the domain registry but it is generally...

 How to add or edit Advanced DNS Records for .za & .ng domains

Nameserver Information [important!] To use the DNS Service, you need to change the nameservers...

 How to add or edit CNAME, MX Records, A Records and other advanced DNS settings

Nameserver Information [important!]To use the DNS Service, you need to change the nameservers of...

 How to create Private Nameservers

To create child nameservers (Private Nameservers), kindly follow the steps below: Log into...

 How to edit your domain nameservers

How to edit your domain nameservers Login to the "Clients Area". Click on "My Domains" in the...

 How to edit your Domain WHOIS details

WHOIS details is the contact details you see when you check your domain name's WHOIS records....

 How to enable or disable "Auto-Renew" feature for domain names

The Domain Name auto-renew feature is a very useful tool in domain management. It ensures that...

 How to enable/disable ID Protection

ID Protection (also known as Privacy Protection, WHOIS Protection and a few other aliases)Protect...

 How to install Web4Africa Domain Registrar module

Instructions for installation of the Web4Africa Domain Registrar module: Download the file....

 How to manually renew your domain name

Domain name renewal invoices are typically auto-generated. Should this fail however, or should...

 How to obtain your EPP Code / Domain Secret

In the event that you need your domain name's EPP code (domain secret), follow the steps below:...

 How to transfer a .co.za domain name to Web4Africa

Web4Africa is an accredited .co.za domain registrar and thus uses a modern technology [known as...

 How to transfer domains from DomainKing.ng

For Generic Domains - .com, .net, .org, .xyz etcTo transfer your generic domains from...

 How to Unlock your Domain Name

Login to our Client Area Go to Domains >> My Domains Click on "Manage Domain" beside...

 I have paid but my domain name is still PENDING

Online payment (credit cards, alertpay, moneybookers, liberty reserve, paypal etc) Our order...

 Requirement for .GH Domain Names

Kindly note you must provide an authorization letter on your company letterhead expressly...

 Requirements for .edu.ng domain names

.edu.ng domains are strictly restricted to Nigerian tertiary institutions only. These include:...

 Transferring a generic domain name to Web4Africa

When transferring a domain name to Web4Africa, it is extremely important that you comply with all...

 What is Redemption Grace Period and how to get a Domain Name back from it (Restoring a Domain Name in Pending Delete Restorable Status)

Once a domain name is deleted, it would generally slip into the Redemption Period ONLY under the...

 What is Registrar Lock?

What is Registrar-Lock?REGISTRAR-LOCK is a status code that can be set on an Internet domain name...

 Why a renewed domain does not work instantly

Two things can happen when a domain expires, depending on the type of domain. It can either be...