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Domain Name Backorder

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Overserv Domain Name Backorder Plans

Domain Alert® Pro

$ 20.99

  • If the name you want is already registered, you can still own it! Secure your chance to snag up a domain* the instant it becomes available.
  • Includes Registration Cost
  • Includes ICANN Fees
  • Free Daily Monitoring
  • Re-assign to a Different Domain at any Time
  • Includes .COM, .CO, .INFO, .ORG, .NET, .ME, .MOBI, .US or .BIZ.

Domain Name Backorder Features

If a previously owned domain becomes available, you’re in line to get it as soon as it becomes available.

Inclusive Pricing

Domain Backorder pricing includes all registration and ICANN fees.

Daily Monitoring

We monitor your domain daily and will notify you as soon as it's available.

No Expiration

Keep watching the domain you want or re-assign it to a different domain.

What are you waiting for?

Get the domain you’ve always wanted!

Have Questions?

Frequently Asked Questions about Domain Name Backorder

What is Domain Name Backorder?

A domain name backorder is like putting a reservation on a domain name registered to someone else. If the domain name you want expires, you get a chance to register it before it’s available to the public.

What domains are available for Domain Name Backorder?

Domain Name Backorder is available for .com, .co, .info, .org, .net, .me, .mobi, .us, and .biz addresses.

How do I order a Domain Name Backorder?

If you don’t know how to backorder a domain name, you’re not alone. The process can vary slightly from registrar to registrar, but the general process is the same. When you backorder a domain name, we apply your payment to the domain name when it expires. If you’re the only one who has back ordered the domain name, it’s yours at no additional cost. If it goes to auction, we use your backorder payment to place the opening bid. You can continue to bid on the domain name, or move your backorder credit to another domain name.

For more information, see Setting up Backorders.

Is Domain Name Backorder guaranteed?

While we cannot guarantee that you will secure the domain name you want, we will make every attempt to acquire it on your behalf. If the current registrant doesn’t renew the domain name, we use every registration channel at our disposal to register it for you. Our domain name backorder process gives all of our customers the chance to get the domain names they want.

For more information, see Does Domain Backorders guarantee domain name registration?

How will I know if my Domain Name Backorder becomes available?

If you purchase a domain name backorder, we will notify you as soon as it becomes available. When you place a domain name backorder, we give you free daily monitoring tools to keep an eye on the domain name.

What happens after I order a Domain Name Backorder?

The next step is to use your domain monitoring tools to monitor the progress of your backorder. After you backorder a domain name, we check its status daily and send you email notifications whenever there’s a change. After the current registration expires, we attempt to capture the domain name before the registry releases it to the public.

What do I do if my Domain Name Backorder is unsuccessful?

If your domain name backorder is unsuccessful, we recommend trying again with a different domain name. Moving your backorder to another domain name is fast and free.

For more information, see Changing a Backorder to a Different Domain Name.

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