Get transfer order information for a domain using sld.tld.


Use this command to retrieve status information on one domain name that is in the process of transferring.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

Log on to with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

On the Transfer Order Detail page, one row of the Domain Name table returns the same information as one query using the TP_GetDetailsByDomain command.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The domain name must be in a transfer order that belongs to this account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:
&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 63
TLD Required Top-level domain name (extension) 15
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
OrderCount Number of transfer orders that have been submitted for this domain.
X=1 to OrderCount
Transfer order detail number. Indexed X when ResponseType=Text or HTML.
OrderDateX The date the order was submitted. Indexed X when ResponseType=Text or HTML.
StatusIDX TransferOrderDetail status ID -- a number that indicates the status of this domain in the transfer process. See Notes. Indexed X when ResponseType=Text or HTML.
StatusDescX TransferOrderDetail status description—a text description of the status of this domain in the transfer process. See Notes. Indexed X when ResponseType=Text or HTML.
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.
  • TransferOrderDetail StatusID is the status of this domain in the transfer process:
    • 0=Transfer request created - awaiting fax
    • 5=Transferred successfully
    • 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
    • 14=Domain transfer initiated and awaiting approval
    • 15=Canceled - cannot obtain domain contacts from UWhois
    • 16=Canceled - domain contacts did not respond to verification e-mail
    • 17=Canceled - domain contacts did not approve transfer of domain
    • 18=Canceled - domain validation string is invalid
    • 19=Canceled - Whois information provided does not match current registrant
    • 20=Canceled - Domain is currently not registered and cannot be transferrred
    • 21=Canceled - Domain is already registered in account and cannot be transferred
    • 22=Canceled - Domain is locked at current registrar
    • 23=Canceled - Transfer already initiated for this domain
    • 24=Canceled - Unable to transfer due to unknown error
    • 25=Canceled - Transfer rejected by losing registrar
    • 26=Canceled - Transfer authorization fax not received
    • 27=Canceled by customer
    • 28=Fax received - awaiting registrant verification
    • 29=Awaiting manual fax verification
    • 30=Canceled - Domain name is invalid or is Invalid for Transfers
    • 35=Transfer request not yet submitted.