Learn how to transfer your domain names from 1and1 to Ecenica. We include steps for unlocking your domain, updating an IPS Tag (.uk domains) and obtaining an EPP code (Domain Auth Code).

Steps to transfer a UK domain from 1and1

  1. Log in to 1&1
  2. Select your domain
  3. Check the I have read and accepted these effects box
  4. In the IPS tag of the new provider field, enter ECENICA
  5. Click Save

How to unlock a domain (.com and others)

Follow these steps to unlock your domains before transferring to Ecenica.

  1. Log in to 1&1.
  2. Click Domains.
  3. Select the domain you wish to transfer.
  4. Click Advanced Settings. Click Continue.
  5. Click Registration & Transfer
  6. Click the slider to disable the Domain transfer lock.

How to request an EPP/Auth Code (.com and others)

  1. Log in to 1&1.
  2. Click Domains.
  3. Select the domain you wish to transfer.
  4. Click Advanced Settings. Click Continue.
  5. Click Registration & Transfer
  6. Click Show authorisation code
  7. Carefully copy down the domain authorisation code. We’ll prompt you for your EPP code when submitting your domain transfer with Ecenica.