Name.com Registrar For WHMCS
|Name.com Registrar For WHMCS is a domain registrar module that enables automation of various TLDs provisioning in your WHMCS.|
With our product your customers will be able to manage their domains, nameservers and DNS records directly in your WHMCS client area.
- Module Features:
|✔ Disable Auto Renewal After Successful Domain Registration|
|✔ Disable Auto Renewal After Successful Domain Renewal|
|✔ Send Email Notification Upon Domain Transfer Request|
|✔ Create Support Ticket Upon Domain Transfer Request|
|✔ Synchronize Domain Expiration|
- Admin Area Features:
|✔ Register/Transfer/Renew Domain|
|✔ Modify Contact Details|
|✔ Update Nameservers|
|✔ Lock/Unlock Registrar|
|✔ Toggle Domain Auto Renewal|
- Client Area Features:
|✔ Enable/Disable Domain Auto Renewal|
|✔ Register And Manage Nameservers|
|✔ Lock/Unlock Registrar|
|✔ Update Contact Details|
|✔ Manage DNS Records|
- Supported TLDs:
- General Info:
|✔ Supports PHP 5.3 Up To PHP 7|
|✔ Supports WHMCS Templates Five and Six|
|✔ Supports WHMCS V6 and V7|
|This tutorial will show you how to successfully install Name.com Registrar For WHMCS. |
We will guide you step by step through the whole installation and configuration process.
|1. Log in to your client area and download Name.com Registrar For WHMCS.|
|2. Upload and extract the module into the main WHMCS directory.|
Files in your WHMCS directory should look like these.
|3. When you install Name.com Registrar For WHMCS for the first time you have to rename 'license_RENAME.php' file.|
File is located in 'modules/registrars/namecom/license_RENAME.php'. Rename it from 'license_RENAME.php' to 'license.php'.
|4. In order to configure your license key, you have to edit a previously renamed 'license.php' file.|
Enter your license key between quotation marks as presented on the following screen. You can find your license key in your client area → 'My Products' .
|5. Now you have to activate the module in your WHMCS system.|
Log in to your WHMCS admin area. Go to 'Setup' → 'Products/Services' → 'Domain Registrars' .
|6. In the next step you need to set up access to Name.com API.|
To do so, fill 'Username' and 'API Token' fields with your Name.com API access details. Next, confirm through pressing 'Save' button.
|7. You have just successfully installed Name.com Registrar For WHMCS!|
Configuration and Management
|Name.com Registrar For WHMCS allows you to sell TLDs from Name.com via WHMCS system.|
Additionally, Name.com Registrar For WHMCS allows your customers to manage their domains in WHMCS client area.
Management of TLDs
|Adding new TLD is quite simple. To add it, go to 'Setup' → 'Products/Services' → 'Domain Pricing'. |
Enter your TLD and choose 'Namecom' from 'Auto Registration' dropdown menu as shown on the screen below.
|As you can see 'Open Pricing' field has appeared. Click on it and set up your pricing.|
|In a newly opened window you can set up your prices. Remember to save the changes!|
|Voila! Now your customers can start ordering new .com domains.|
|As you can see in the following screen, ordering Name.com domain goes alike ordering other domains.|
|In the admin area client overview at 'Domains' tab you can manage all the aspects of the domain.|
Along with basic actions like 'Register', 'Renew' and 'Transfer' you can also modify contact details.
|Additionally, you can lock client's domain to prevent it from being transferred away without your client authorization.|
To do so, simply tick 'Registrar Lock ' and press 'Save Changes'.
|You can also disable/enable auto renewal through marking/unmarking a 'Disable Auto Renewal' checkbox.|
Confirm changes through clicking on a 'Save Changes' button.
|Due to lack of transfer functionality in Name.com API, we have implemented a few workarounds.|
All transfer requests will appear in WHMCS To-Do list, you can access it at 'Utilities' → 'To-Do List'.
|In order to set up ticket creation upon Name.com domain transfer request, follow steps below.|
Start from creating a new support department at 'Setup' → 'Support' → 'Support Departments' by pressing 'Add New Department'.
|Afterwards, enter support department name and email address.|
Additionally, select checkboxes next to admins who should be assigned to this department.
|Let's configure registrar to create tickets in previously created department.|
Go to 'Setup' → 'Product/Services' → 'Domain Registrars' and press 'Configure' next to your Name.com registrar.
|Mark a 'Support Ticket' checkbox and select previously created department from 'Support Department' dropdown menu.|
Afterwards, click on 'Save Changes'.
|You can also set up email notification sent to your admins upon transfer request.|
Start from creating email template used by notification at 'Setup' → 'Email Templates'.
|Now, fill out the fields next to 'From' with your company name and email address.|
Afterwards, type email 'Subject' and its content. In content you can use merge fields marked with green border on the following screen.
|Now go back to 'Setup' → 'Product/Services' → 'Domain Registrars' and press 'Configure' next to Name.com registrar.|
|Mark 'Admin Email' checkbox and select previously created template from 'Email Template' dropdown menu.|
Using 'Email Type' you can specify which admins will receive a transfer request message.
|Your customers can perform various actions on their Name.com domain from the client area.|
Basic information related to domain and renew domain through pressing 'Renew Now' button can be viewed..
|At 'Auto Renew' tab client can enable/disable auto renewal by pressing 'Enable Auto Renew' / 'Disable Auto Renew' button.|
|'Nameservers' tab allows clients to change nameservers used by their domain.|
|Registrar lock protecting domain from being transferred without client authorization can be enabled/disabled by client at 'Registrar Lock' tab.|
|To manage or disable addons assigned to TLD, your client has to visit 'Addons' tab.|
|Under 'Management Tools' → 'Contact Information' your client can view and modify contact information.|
|At 'Management Tools' → 'Register Nameservers' your client can create and manage custom nameservers for the domain.|
|In order to manage DNS settings your client has to go to 'Management Tools' → 'Manage DNS'.|
|1. Name.com Registrar For WHMCS supports IP Protection (on registration only!) and DNS Management addons.|
|1. When you have problems with connection, check whether your SELinux or firewall does not block ports.|
|2. If one of the TLDs you have configured is unavailable, please make sure you have set up pricing in a default currency.|