How To Transfer Domain from GoDaddy to NameCheap

Here are the steps on how to transfer a domain name from GoDaddy to Namecheap:

How to get your EPP code or Authorization code from GoDaddy?

1. Login to your GoDaddy account.
2. Click “My Account” and go to “Domains”.
3. Look for the domain that you would like to transfer to NameCheap and click the “Launch” button.
4. To Unlock the domain, click the “Manage” link for Locked status. Uncheck to unlock.
5. Look for Authorization Code and click “Send by Email” link.

How to start the domain transfer from GoDaddy to NameCheap?
1. Once you have received your Authorization code from GoDaddy, go back to NameCheap’s email asking for it and click the link where you have to enter the EPP code/Authorization code.
2. Copy/Paste the EPP code/Authorization code and click the “Submit EPP code >>” button.
You will then get this message:
EPP code submitted
EPP code has been submitted successfully. You should receive your transfer approval email within the next 24 hours.

3. Follow the steps in the transfer approval email. You have to click the given link to continue the transfer process.

4. You will be directed to a page¬†asking for approval.¬†Select ‘I Approve’ to allow domain transfer.

GoDaddy will then send you a Confirmation of Registrar Transfer Request. You can still accept or decline this transfer through your GoDaddy dashboard.

And to expedite the transfer:
1. Login to your GoDaddy account.
2. Click “My Account”.
3. Under “Products”, click +Domains.
4. Go to “Transfers” tab.
5. Click the “Launch” button of the domain you are about to transfer.
6. Click “Accept/Decline” button.
7. Select the “Accept” radio button.
8. Clik Ok.

Namecheap will notify you via email once the domain transfer has been completed.

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