General

What is a domain name?
A domain name is a human-friendly computer address, sometimes called a URL. The internet uses IP addresses, which are numbers, much like a telephone number....
Thu, 20 Sep, 2018 at 12:55 PM
Keeping domains after cancelling hosting packages
Can I cancel my hosting package but keep my domain with Gridhost?  Yes, you most certainly can, and here's how:  You can cancel the hosting pack...
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017 at 12:50 PM
I want to change my domain name, can I do this?
If you registered domain1.co.za and you would rather have domain-one.com, then you must register the new name. This means you will own both names. Once t...
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017 at 5:32 PM
What is an EPP code? or Authorization Key?
This is a code provided by your old registrar and applies to international domain names (.com, .net, .org, .mobi, etc..). Gridhost requires this key in ord...
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017 at 5:33 PM
What is a Domain Alias?
A Domain Alias allows additional domain names to point to a website of your choice. Here’s how it works: You have the domain www.sample.co.za set up ...
Tue, 17 Oct, 2017 at 3:49 PM
Which Domains Can Be Registered at Gridhost?
We offer a variety of domain names for you to register or transfer. Check the availability of your desired domain name here.  .co.za .com .co .net .org ...
Fri, 20 Oct, 2017 at 8:28 AM
Update nameservers
Log into your Customer Zone by going to https://gridhost.co.za/client/clientarea.php.   On the Customer Zone menu click on Domains > My Doma...
Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 11:59 AM
How to change domain WHOIS information
How to change domain WHOIS information (registrant information): Login to Customer Zone (https://www.gridhost.co.za/clientarea.php) Click on ...
Fri, 22 Dec, 2017 at 8:25 AM
What is DNS
DNS, which stands for domain name system, controls your domain name's  website and email settings. When visitors go to your domain name, its  DNS setti...
Mon, 8 Jan, 2018 at 12:49 PM
Renew / Cancel domain
A domain is registered for a year at a time and by default the system will enable the auto renew function to ensure that it does not expire for someone else...
Mon, 9 Apr, 2018 at 2:15 PM