Change approver email for a Symantec, Verisign or GeoTrust certificate.


Use this command to change approver email for a Symantec, Verisign or GeoTrust certificate.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com



The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The cert must belong to this account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:



Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
CertID Required ID number for this individual certificate. Retrieve this number using the CertGetCerts command. 8
ApproverEmail Required Email addresses of qualified approvers for the domain name embedded in a CSR. Use the CertGetApproverEmail command to retrieve the list. 79
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Success Success status for retrieving the authoritative Whois registrant email
ApproverEmail Email address of approver
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
ErrX 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 parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.