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problem registering a .org.uk
Is there some kind of special requirement
sabai




msg:698770
 11:39 pm on Mar 6, 2005 (gmt 0)

Hi -

I'm doing a site for a small UK charity - I tried to register a domain name for them with one of the bigger domain name registrars, but I got this error in an email shortly after I'd registered, telling me registration had failed:

Error: Could not get contacts needed for adding domain

Does anybody know what's up, and what I have to do?

thanks

 

mikeyb




msg:698771
 12:49 pm on Mar 7, 2005 (gmt 0)

I would suggest you ask the registrar what the problem was.

Essex_boy




msg:698772
 5:39 pm on Mar 7, 2005 (gmt 0)

Ive never had a problem registering .org.uk domains - try changing registrar if your current one is unable to assist

sabai




msg:698773
 11:28 pm on Mar 8, 2005 (gmt 0)

Thanks for your replies. I asked the registrar, but no reply from them as yet. Reasured to know that you've done it withour problems Essex_boy - I'll try elsewhere.

bennyandthejets




msg:698774
 10:10 pm on Mar 10, 2005 (gmt 0)

Hi sabai
You can do either of the above, All UK named sites go world wide through Nominet UK for which most of the registras have accounts with, Nominet can sometimes be a bit fickle on thier registration process.

If you are still having problem contact them direct,
Nominet UK, Sandford Gate, Sandy Lane West, Oxford, OX4 6LB, England (phone ... fax +44(0)1865 332299,
e-mail: nominet@nominet.org.uk

Hope that helps

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