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Transferring your domain name from GoDaddy

Transferring a domain name from GoDaddy to any domain registrar involves 3 steps, all of which should take less than 15 minutes to execute. Below, we list the steps required.

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Transferring your domain name away from GoDaddy

Here are a list of steps you'll need to follow in order to transfer a domain name away from GoDaddy:

  1. Unlocking the domain name at godaddy
  2. Retrieving the EPP Code from godaddy
  3. Transferring a domain to a competing company, for ex: Transferring your domain name to Fused

Authorizing a domain transfer away from GoDaddy

In order to approve the domain transfer from GoDaddy, you'll need to authorize it like such:

  1. Log into your GoDaddy account at's Management Panel
  2. Next to Domains, click Launch.
  3. From the top, green menu bar, click Domains > Transfers.
  4. Select the check box next to your transferred domain, and click the Accept/Decline button in the top toolbar.
  5. Choose Accept, and click OK.

Once accepted, the transfer will take 3 days to complete.

Last update: 2019-08-28