The History of the dot CO Domain Name
The .co tld (top level domain) domain name is actually a country code top level domain name for Columbia. The .co was introduced in 1991 however in 2009 a new managing registrar took control of the .co and reintroduced the domain to the world. As of June 2011 there here more than 1 million (1,000,000) .co domain names registered around the world.
Who Can Register a dot CO Domain Name?
Any one world wide can register a .co domain name for any use.
How Long can you Register a dot CO Domain Name?
You can register a .co domain name for up to a total of 5 years.
How Long Can you Renew a dot CO Domain Name?
A .co domain name can be renewed from 1 to 5 years, however the resulting renewal can not exceed a total of 5 years. Should your .co domain expire you have a 40 day grace period to renew, however your .co domain name will stop working while in the renewal grace period. Following the renewal grace period is the Redemption Grace Period which is 15 days. Redemption Grace Period is a last chance to get your .co domain name back.
Can I Transfer my dot CO Domain Name to KARTHOST?
Yes you can transfer your .co domain name to KARTHOST. All successful transfers will include a 1 year renewal. Transfer procedure is similar to transferring a .com.
How Do I Transfer my dot CO Domain to KARTHOST?
To Transfer your .co domain name to KARTHOST, you need to purchase a domain name transfer. To make sure you co domain is ready to transfer please read this KARTHOST Knowledgebase article Is your domain prepared to be transferred?
Can I add ID Protection to my dot CO Domain Name?
Yes, domain name ID Protection is available for .co domain names.
Does the dot CO Domain Name have Domain Theft Protection
Yes the .co does have Theft (Domain Lock) Protection. This is managed in your KARTHOST Customer Center area.
Can I move my dot CO Domain Name from one KARTHOST Account to another?
Yes you can contact our support department to request your .co domain name be moved to a KARTHOST customer. Both parties must approve the move