Transfer Domain Name from Name Cheap

Last Update: November 23, 2015

Trouble transferring your domain name from namecheap.com? Sadly, Tommy Dillard's helpful video is now out-dated and I was STUCK! Below is part of a conversation I recently had in a chat with live help @ namecheap. She was VERY helpful! It was a success!

Her: As I understand you are transferring your domain name from Namecheap

Me: yes...to wealthyaffiliate

Her: Do you need to point your domain name to Wealthy Affiliate nameservers?

Me: not sure...hoping you can direct me...the video they provide is out-dated...you all must've changed your format and page appearance in the last 6 months...

Her: Please specify if you need to change the domain name registrar or connect your domain name with your hosting

Her: Could you please provide me with the link to the video?

Me: sure...https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/training/transfer-...

Her: Thank you

Her: Just a moment please

Her: Follow the steps below to point your domain to custom nameservers:

Her: - sign in to Namecheap.com with your username and password (Sign In option is available in the top hat of the page);

Her: - select 'Domain List' from the left-side menu;

Her: - hover over the house icon next to the domain you want to change settings for and click 'Manage';

Her: - locate 'Nameservers' section;

Her: - choose 'Custom' in the drop-down menu;

Her: - fill in your custom nameservers (ns1.mywahosting.com and ns2.mywahosting.com)

Her: - click on the checkmark on the right to save the changes

Her: It may take 24-48 hours for the DNS changes to be accepted globally. Please give it some time to propagate.

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emonaff Premium
Hi, thanks for useful article. You saved my day
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russelcrown Premium
Hi, thank you so much... Were you able to run your siterubix website using your own domain name from Name Cheap after these steps?
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ChrisScott Premium
I'm, sorry wrong place, I was alerted you needed help. Sorry.
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russelcrown Premium
No worries Chris. Thanks.
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ChrisScott Premium
Thank you
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Panga8124 Premium
Thank you so much!!! I was totally confused.
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BryanLarkin Premium
Great help, Thank you!
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affilicoach Premium
Hi Kristen,

Great to see you managed to change move your domain name over without too much trouble. :)
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MommyofNine Premium
Well, I THOUGHT I did???! Pls answer my personal message to you...thank you!
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