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Renews an expiring domain

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
DomainName String 70 Yes Domain name to renew
Years Number 2 Yes Number of years to renew
PromotionCode String 20 No Promotional (coupon) code for renewing the domain
IsPremiumDomain Boolean 10 No Indication if the domain name is premium
PremiumPrice Currency 20 No Renewal price for the premium domain

Example Response

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<ApiResponse xmlns="http://api.namecheap.com/xml.response" Status="OK">
  <Errors />
  <Warnings />
  <CommandResponse Type="namecheap.domains.renew">
    <DomainRenewResult DomainName="models.tv" DomainID="151378" Renew="true" OrderID="109116" TransactionID="119569" ChargedAmount="650.0000">
        <ExpiredDate>4/30/2021 11:31:13 AM</ExpiredDate>

Response Parameters

Name Description
DomainName Domain name that you are trying to renew
DomainID Unique integer value that represents the domain
Renew Indicates whether the domain was renewed successfully
ChargedAmount Total amount charged for the renewal
OrderID Unique integer value that represents the order
TransactionID Unique integer value that represents the transaction

Error Codes

Specifies the error codes that might be returned from this method

Number Description
2033409 Possibly a logical error at the authentication phase. The order chargeable for the Username is not found.
2011170 Validation error from PromotionCode
2011280 TLD is invalid
2528166 Order creation failed
2020166 Domain has expired. Please reactivate your domain.
3028166 Failed to renew, error from Enom
3031510 Error from Enom ( Errcount <> 0 )
3050900 Unknown error from Enom
2016166 Domain is not associated with your account
4024167 Failed to update years for your domain
4023166 Error occurred during the domain renewal
4022337 Error in refunding funds
2015170 Promotion code is not allowed for premium domains
2015167 Premium domain can be renewed for 1 year only
2015610 Premium prices cannot be zero for premium domains
2515623 You are trying to renew a premium domain. Premium price should be added to request to renew the premium domain.
2511623 Domain name is not premium
2515610 Premium price is incorrect. It should be (premium renewal price value).


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