Considering how quickly the .eu zone has grown you would think that the zone would be reloaded every few minutes... However that does not seem to be the case. Even though whois etc., will update new zones and changes do not seem to be going live in anything close to realtime. … [Read more...] about How Long Does A .eu Take To Register?
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As I mentioned last night, Eurid have now clarified their transfer policies. Since this is such "virgin" territory I thought I'd give it a try, so I've initiated a transfer between registrars. According to the Eurid site this should be quite straightforward, but for some reason I don't feel so optimistic … [Read more...] about Transferring a .eu domain
Eurid have finally got round to providing information on transfers, both between registrant and between registrars. If the terminology is a bit confusing: the registrant in simple terms is the domain owner or holder, whereas the registrar is the company that registers or manages domains on behalf of its clients. In both cases the system is email based and involves a … [Read more...] about Eurid Transfer Policies and Procedures Explained
If you applied for a .eu domain under sunrise one or two you may have been lucky and actually got it. On the other hand you may have received a negative response from Eurid. If you got a negative response then you are in good company, as thousands of applications have been rejected without any proper explanation: Dear Sir, Madame, We regret to inform you that your … [Read more...] about Don’t ask Eurid why your eu domain wasn’t registered?
According to IpWalk the main Eurid website has been down for more than 36 hours since Saturday. Further uptime stats are available via the ipwalk site … [Read more...] about EU Downtime