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CheckDomainTransferability

Checks whether a domain name can be transferred to Amazon Route 53.

Request Syntax

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{ "AuthCode": "string", "DomainName": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

AuthCode

If the registrar for the top-level domain (TLD) requires an authorization code to transfer the domain, the code that you got from the current registrar for the domain.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 1024.

Required: No

DomainName

The name of the domain that you want to transfer to Amazon Route 53.

Constraints: The domain name can contain only the letters a through z, the numbers 0 through 9, and hyphen (-). Internationalized Domain Names are not supported.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 255.

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

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{ "Transferability": { "Transferable": "string" } }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.

Transferability

A complex type that contains information about whether the specified domain can be transferred to Amazon Route 53.

Type: DomainTransferability object

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

InvalidInput

The requested item is not acceptable. For example, for an OperationId it might refer to the ID of an operation that is already completed. For a domain name, it might not be a valid domain name or belong to the requester account.

HTTP Status Code: 400

UnsupportedTLD

Amazon Route 53 does not support this top-level domain (TLD).

HTTP Status Code: 400

Example

CheckDomainTransferability Example

Sample Request

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POST / HTTP/1.1 host:route53domains.us-east-1.amazonaws.com x-amz-date:20140711T205225Z authorization:AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=AKIAIOSFODNN7EXAMPLE/20140711/us-east-1/route53domains/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-length;content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-date;x-amz-target, Signature=[calculated-signature] x-amz-target:Route53Domains_v20140515.CheckDomainTransferability user-agent:aws-sdk-java/1.8.3 Linux/2.6.18-164.el5PAE Java_HotSpot (TM )_Server_VM/24.60-b09/1.7.0_60 content-type:application/x-amz-json-1.1 content-length:[number of characters in the JSON string] connections:Keep-Alive { "DomainName": "example.com", "AuthCode": "T92XJ38" }

Sample Response

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HTTP/1.1 200 Content-Length:[number of characters in the JSON string] { "Transferability": {"Transferable":"TRANSFERABLE"} }

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: