StatusDomain


Definition

Get information about the status of a single domain name: registrar, expiration date, and whether it is in your account.

Usage

Use this command when you have received an RRPCode value of 724 when attempting to register a domain. The response for the Purchase command gives additional information explaining the 724 code.

For other aspects of domain status, use the GetDomainStatus command for the fastest response.

Availability

All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

This command is not implemented on enom.com.

Constraints

The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The query returns an error if the domain does not belong to this account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

https://resellertest.enom.com/interface.asp?
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
SLD Required Second-level domain name (for example, enom in enom.com) 63
TLD Required Top-level domain name (extension) 15
OrderType Optional Options are Purchase(default), Transfer or Extend. 10
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4

 

Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
DomainName Name being statused
Registrar Returns Known, Unknown, or None.
InAccount Returns 0 if not in an eNom account, 1 if in your eNom account or 2 if in another eNom account.
OrderID ID number of the most recent order that included this domain.
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.

 

Notes

  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XMLin 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.

Example