Delete a name server at the Registry.


Use this command to delete a name server at the Registry. This command does not affect the name servers listed for any individual domain.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

Log on to with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

In the Delete a Name Server box, the submit button calls the DeleteNameServer command.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The domain name server must be registered.
  • The domain name this DNS uses must belong to this account.
  • The domain name server must have no domains using it.
  • All registrar locks and Registry holds must be off, and the domain must be in an active state.

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
NS Required Use name of name server, in format 60
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default) HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
RegistrarLock Registrar lock status
NSSuccess Success of the name server reset process
RegistrarLock Registrar lock setting
RRPCode Registry code
RRPText Description of Registry code
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, sendResponseType=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.