Get host records for a domain without mail host records.


Use this command to display host record information for a domain. The response does not include mail host entries. GetHosts, a similar command, returns all host records including mail host records.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

Log on to with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

In the domain control panel, DNS settings box, the configure button calls the GetRegHosts command.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The domain name must belong to this account.
  • The domain must use eNom’s domain name servers.

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
SLD Required Second-level domain name (for example, enom in 63
TLD Required Top-level domain name (extension) 15
ExtFormat Optional ExtFormat=1 encloses the repeating host information in a separate tag so it is easier to parse. 1
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
HostIDX Identification number of this individual host record
HostNameX Name of this individual host record
AddressX Address of this individual host record
RecordTypeX Record type of this individual host record
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.