How To Change your Domain Contact (Whois) Information
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How To Change your Domain Contact (Whois) Information


This tutorial will show you how to change your domain’s contact information also known as whois information. Login to your Namecheap account and go to Manage Domains. Click on the domain name you wish to modify the information for. Here you can update your contact information. If your domain has WhoisGuard enabled, you will see different set of options. To modify the information behind WhoisGuard, you will need
to click on Change protected contact information. If you want to use the information from your Namecheap profile, click on Pick an address from my profile and select the address. If you want to copy the information from one contact type to another, click on the corresponding buttons. Once the information is updated click on Save Changes. And that’s it. The update may take up to 24
hours to take effect on all whois lookup websites.

One Comment

  • Jason Halliday

    Thanks for actually having helpful how to videos! If only every company in the world would be so thoughtful – I'm sure it eases your amount of support calls to I suppose? Keep up the good work namecheap!

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