How To Register A Domain

How To Register A Domain

This article will guide you through the necessary steps to register a new domain name with UK2.

Step 1: Navigate To The Domain Section Of CHI:

  1. Log into your  chi.uk2.net  dashboard with your username and password.
  2. Navigate to the “Domains” section.
  3. Click "Register More"

Step 2: Search For Your Desired Domain Name:

 1. Enter the Domain name you would like to register and click “Search” to find that specific domain and other domains like it.


 2. A page will appear with the different options for domains, or TLDs, that are similar to the domain name you searched for.


Categories 

Underneath the search box, you will find a list of categories for various TLD options. This can help you quickly locate a domain name and TLD address endings that are suitable for the domain you would like to register.

Availability of the Domain

In the results, you will see a list of possible domains similar to the one that you searched. The domain will be listed as either “Taken” orhave the option to "Add to Cart" if it is available.

Renewal Time

On the right-hand side of each domain, there is a dropdown menu that displays the price per year and options to pay for multiple years upon purchase. Notice that as the amount of time you register your domain increases, the price decreases. Choose the length of time for which you would like to register the domain.


 3.  Once you have selected the domain you would like to register, click the “Add to Cart” button.

Step 3: Complete The Checkout Process:

 1.  After adding all of the domains you wish to purchase to your cart (located in the top right corner of your screen), click on the “Checkout Now” icon.

 2. You will be presented with options to add Email Hosting, STarterSite and also choose Registrar Opt-out for WHOIS data.

 3.   Review your order and contact details to ensure the information entered is correct before proceeding.

 4. Once you have completed the form and ensured your payment method is entered click “Checkout”.

choose payment method

 4.  A final Checkout window will appear to allow you to review the order before finalizing. 

Once you’ve verified that the information entered is correct, click “Checkout”. Your order will then be processed and completed.

confirmation of order

Step 4: Verify The Domain Registration Through Email

 1.  Now that your order has been processed, you will need to log into the email account associated with your CHI account.

This is the email where you will receive notices associated with your domain registration and all other notices from your CHI account.

 2.  Once logged in, you will receive an email confirmation for your domain purchase as well as a verification email.

Open the “Immediate Verification” email and click on the “Verify your email address” link to complete your domain setup.


domain verification email

Your domain name is now available for you to use.


If you have any questions feel free to contact our Billing & Orders team. We are always happy to assist you.  


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