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Domain Name Status Codes: The Meaning

Domain name status codes are also called EPP (Extensible Provisioning Protocol) domain status code, which shows the status of a domain name registration. Every domain name has at least a single domain status code, but it can also have more than one EPP domain status codes.

It is essential for you to understand the concept of domain name status codes as it explains why your domain name stop working if it is shielded from domain hijacking, and when your domain name registration expire and become available to the public for domain registration.

You can find your domain name’s EPP status code by running a WHOIS lookup.

There are two distinct types of domain name status codes such as server and client codes. A server status code is set by an authorized registry and it takes precedence over a client code. A client status code is set by a domain name registrar.read more…