For a Web hosting account, choose how bandwidth overages are to be handled.


Use this command to set the bandwidth-overage option for a Web hosting account.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to resellertest.enom.com with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.


In Step 2, the option buttons set the value for the WebHostSetOverageOptions command.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword &paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue


Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
WebHostID Required ID number of the Web hosting package to set bandwidth overage options for. To retrieve the WebHostID value, use the GetHostAccount command. 8
OptionID Required Bandwidth overage handling option to assign to this Web hosting account. To retrieve permitted values and their descriptions, use the WebHostGetOverageOptions command. 2
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Options are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
WebHostID ID number of this Web hosting package
OptionID ID number of bandwidth–overage option
OptionUpdated Success status of this update
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
Err(x) Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully



  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameterErr(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.