Get information for a single domain on a transfer order.


Use this command to retrieve a long list of information on a single domain that is in the process of transferring.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

This command is not implemented on


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The transfer order detail ID must belong to a transfer order created under this account.
  • 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
TransferOrderDetailID Required Transfer order detail number returned by calling TP_GetOrder. 10
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Permitted values are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
TransferOrderDetailID Transfer order detail number
SLD Second level name
TLD Top level name
Lock Lock status of the name
Renew Renew status of the name
DomainPassword Password to be set for the name
StatusID Status ID of this order. See Notes.
StatusDesc Status description of this order. See Notes.
Price Charge amount for this order
UseContacts Use original contacts or not
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 and StatusDesc:
    • 0 Transfer request created - awaiting fax
    • 1 WhoIs information matches
    • 2 Canceled due to WhoIs error
    • 3 Pending due to domain status
    • 4 Canceled due to domain status
    • 5 Transferred and paid successfully
    • 6 Transfer incomplete - charge problem
    • 7 Frozen due to charge problem
    • 8 NSI rejected transfer
    • 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 transferred
    • 21 Canceled - Domain is already registered in account and cannot be transferred
    • 22 Canceled - Domain is locked at current registrar, or is not yet 60 days old
    • 23 Canceled - Transfer already initiated for this domain
    • 24 Canceled - Unable to transfer due to unknown error
    • 25 Canceled - The current registrar has rejected transfer (please contact them for details)
    • 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
    • 31 Canceled - Domain is currently undergoing transfer by another Registrar
    • 32 Canceled - Invalid EPP/authorization key - Please contact current registrar to obtain correct key
    • 33 Canceled - Cannot transfer domain from name-only account
    • 34 Unable to complete transfer. Transfers must include a change in registrar.
    • 35 Transfer request not yet submitted
    • 36 Canceled - Account is not authorized to perform domain transfers
    • 37 Canceled - Domain was not retagged or not retagged in time by losing registrar
    • 45 Order cancelled