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Returns a list of domains for the particular user

Example Request


Request Parameters

Global parameters are not shown here (for clarity), but they should be present in all requests.

Name Type MaxLength Required? Description
ListType String 10 No Possible values are ALL, EXPIRING, or EXPIRED
Default Value: ALL
SearchTerm String 70 No Keyword to look for in the domain list
Page Number 10 No Page to return
Default Value: 1
PageSize Number 10 No Number of domains to be listed on a page. Minimum value is 10, and maximum value is 100.
Default Value: 20

Example Response

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<ApiResponse xmlns="http://api.namecheap.com/xml.response" Status="OK">
  <Errors />
  <CommandResponse Type="namecheap.domains.getList">
      <Domain ID="127" Name="domain1.com" User="owner" Created="02/15/2016" Expires="02/15/2022" IsExpired="false" IsLocked="false" AutoRenew="false" WhoisGuard="ENABLED" IsPremium="true" IsOurDNS="true"/>
      <Domain ID="381" Name="domain2.com" User="owner" Created="04/28/2016" Expires="04/28/2023" IsExpired="false" IsLocked="false" AutoRenew="true" WhoisGuard="NOTPRESENT" IsPremium="false" IsOurDNS="true"/>
      <Domain ID="385" Name="domain3.com" User="owner" Created="05/22/2016" Expires="05/22/2023" IsExpired="false" IsLocked="false" AutoRenew="true" WhoisGuard="ENABLED" IsPremium="false" IsOurDNS="false"/>

Response Parameters

Name Description
ID Unique integer value that represents the domain
Name Registered domain name
User User account under which the domain is registered
Created Domain creation date
Expires Domain expiration date
IsExpired Possible responses: True, False. Indicates whether the domain is expired
IsLocked Possible responses: True, False. Indicates whether the domain is locked. When Islocked=true, domain changes are not allowed.
AutoRenew Possible responses: True, False. Indicates whether the domain is set for auto-renew
WhoisGuard Returns the domain privacy status
IsPremium Indicates whether the domain name is premium
IsOurDNS Returns true if Namecheap BasicDNS or Namecheap PremiumDNS are used; if something else, returns false

Error Codes

Specifies the error codes that might be returned from this method

Number Description
5050169 Unknown exceptions


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