Domain Name EPP code

Domain Name EPP code

Domain Name EPP code refer to an authorization code that is require for transfer of domain from one domain registrar to another. Truehost Client Area allow generation of EPP code for almost all domain name extensions. EPP code is required the new domain name registrar that you will be transferring your domain name to. A locked domain name does not allow generation of EPP code.

Kenic domain registrars

Kenic domain registrars

Kenic stands for Kenya Network Information Centre. This is a government sponsored organization that operates under CA, Communication Authority – the Kenyan government body in charge of regulation of telecommunication entities and their operations.

CA through Kenic licenses and regulates .KE domain registrars in Kenya. Kenic operates .KE registry. .KE is country level TLD for Kenya.

.KE registry supports 8 domain extensions including

  1. for commercial entities operating in Kenya
  2. for non-profit organization operating in Kenya
  3. for network entities operating in Kenya
  4. for personal blogs operating in Kenya
  5. for information and news related services operating in kenya
  6. for government bodies in Kenya
  7. for institutions of higher learning operating in Kenya
  8. for primary and secondary schools operating in kenya

All the over 100 domain registrars are equipped with technology to register any of the extension on behalf an end user.

Top domain registrars in Kenya are also registrars of non-Kenya domain extensions. Such as .com, .net, .biz, .org, .info, .me, among others.

Top domain registrars in include Truehost Cloud, Kenya Web Experts, Sasahost, Eac Directory, Safaricom Webhost Kenya among others. Most top domain name registrar provides other domain name related services such as web hosting, email hosting, dedicated servers, Virtual Private Servers, private email servers, web design and development among others.

Truehost Cloud does not only provide the best domain registrar services but also reliable email and web hosting, quality cloud servers, VPS in Kenya and dedicated servers located in different locations all over the world such as Nairobi, Johannesburg, Gravelines, Toronto, Phoenix, Rio de Janeiro, Cairo,

How to have multiple websites on one hosting package.

During hosting of multiple websites on one hosting space, you require Addon domain.

Addon domain is an additional domain name that will be accessed over the same IP Address as other website, it shares the hosting space with the main domain.

Different web hosting companies have different packages that allow for multiple website hosting. To install addon domain, you need to have a main domain name whose hosting space will be shared with the new (addon) domain.

You also need to contact your hosting provider to inquire whether the hosting package you purchased has the ability to host multiple websites.

If the hosting package for your main domain has the ability to host multiple websites. Proceed to install the AddOn domain as below:

  • Go to your main domain Cpanel and login (example if your main domain is org type add your Cpanel username and password as provided by Truehost Kenya during registration/transfer of your main domain
  • Go to domains section, Click Addon domain
  • Fill in the form that appears for creating an Addon domain as follows:
  • On the space for new domain name: type the domain name you are using as an add on example if your addon domain name is com, just type
  • subdomain/FTP username: enter the unique username of your addon domain
  • document root: enter the new domain directory as public-HTML/addon domain name EXAMPLE: public-HTML/com
  • password: enter the unique password for the addon domain
  • confirm password: enter the unique password for the addon domain again same as the one you entered in password step above
  • Click Add domain button
  • To add the addon domain files, click file manager
  • Select the directory of your addon domain
  • Click upload button on top
  • Choose the location of the addon domain files (these files must be zipped with an extension of .zip)
  • Click go for files to be uploaded and once they are uploaded you will receive a notification of successful upload
  • Click to go back to the public-HTML
  • Extract the uploaded files to the directory public-HTML by deleting the last name on directory that appears

The process is complete, close the CPanel.

Go to web browser and type on URL the addon domain name to access it

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