Cancel a transfer order that has been submitted by eNom, but not yet processed by the Registry.


Use this command to cancel the parts of a transfer order that has been submitted by us, but not yet processed by the Registry (there is an interval of approximately 5 days between the two events).


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

Log on to with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

On the Transfer Order Detail page, the Cancel This Order link calls the TP_CancelOrder command.

On the Pending orders page, the cancel button calls the TP_CancelOrder command.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The transfer order must be valid and must belong to this account.
  • A transfer order can be cancel only for domains that have a TransferOrderDetail StatusID of 0, 9, 10,11, 12, 13, 28, or 29. Use TP_GetOrderDetail to retrieve the statuses of each domain in the order.

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
TransferOrderID Required Transfer order ID number. To retrieve this value, use the TP_GetOrderStatuses command. 10
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Success Returns True if transfer request was successfully cancelled
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 cli-ent.
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.
  • To be eligible for cancellation, each domain must be in one of the following statuses. Retrieve an order’s status by calling TP_GetOrder. Eligible TransferOrderDetail StatusIDs:
    • 0 Transfer request created - awaiting fax
    • 9 Awaiting auto verification of transfer request
    • 10 Unable to retrieve current domain contacts from UWhois
    • 11 Auto verification of transfer request initiated
    • 12 Awaiting for auto transfer string validation
    • 13 Domain awaiting transfer initiation
    • 28 Fax received - awaiting registrant verification
    • 29 Awaiting manual fax verification.