Enter domain name you wish to preregister, select an extension and click add button

Add Add

Please select tab

Account details

Login must be between 6 and 16 characters. Allowed character set: a-z, A-Z, 0-9, '_' and '-'
Password is required. It must be between 6 and 16 characters. We strongly recommend you select a long password which include numbers and Capital letters.

Message

This field is optional. If you have any suggestions on our pre-registration module or have additional questions please feel free to enter them in the comment field.

New account details

Required field. Please enter the complete company name, including legal type such as Ltd., Inc., SARL, GMBH, etc. Maximum 100 characters allowed.
Password is required. It must be between 6 and 16 characters. We strongly recommend you select a long password which include numbers and Capital letters.
Enter your preferred password.

Customer details

Optional information. Please enter the complete company name, including legal type such as Ltd., Inc., SARL, GMBH, etc. Maximum 100 characters allowed.
Optional information. However, if your company is based within the European Union you will be required to provide the VAT number, or alternatively be charged 25% VAT. The field can be left empty for now, but completing it will speed up order processing. Maximum 20 characters allowed.
Important note: Companies based within the European Union must provide a valid VAT number above, in order to avoid being charged VAT. VAT will not be charged to companies outside the EU.
Optional information. The company organisation number is often helpful or even required in connection with country specific domain registrations. Maximum 20 characters allowed.
Required field. Please enter first name. Maximum 50 characters allowed.
Required field. Please enter last name. Maximum 100 characters allowed.
Required field. Please enter address. Maximum 50 characters allowed. If your company has its own postal code, and thus no address, simply repeat the company name in this field.
Required fields. Please enter city - Maximum 50 characters allowed. Please enter the postal code - Maximum 10 characters allowed.
Optional information. Maximum 30 characters allowed.
Required field. Please select country.
Required field. Please select your currency.
Required field. Must follow valid email format, eg. email@email.com. Maximum 100 characters allowed.
Required field. Only numbers/digits are allowed.
Optional information. Only numbers/digits are allowed.

Message

Optional information. Please enter your message to our support department.

TERMS

Verification

Legend

- mouse over to see the help text
* - marks a field which is required
- the spam protection is not yet verified
- the spam protection is verified

.COMPUTER Top-Level Domain General Availability

The .COMPUTER extension has entered the General Availability phase, therefore now it is possible to order/apply for domain names within the: .COMPUTER extension/suffix. Please contact our support via e-mail or use the contact form in order to buy .COMPUTER domains.

.COMPUTER - general information

Finally the computer industry has its own online hub: .COMPUTER.  It is a new definitive domain that can embrace all websites within the computer sector and provide them with a clear and memorable address. A .COMPUTER domain name will enhance web presence and increase traffic to the site. It is perfect for computer manufacturers and retailers as well as computer repair shops, industry publications, programmers and software developers, reviewers, and computer scientists. Anyone involved in computers can benefit from the .COMPUTER extension by creating a unique and meaningful domain name that fits their online needs.

.COMPUTER is a new generic Top-Level Domain (Computer / Tech gTLD) announced by ICANN, the Internet domain authority. The New gTLD Program`s goal is to enhance competition, innovation, and consumer choice. You can see it as your opportunity to get that perfect domain which has been taken by someone else. The introduction of .COMPUTER domain extension is divided into three phases: Pre-registration, Sunrise and Landrush. After Landrush period, the .COMPUTER domain will become public and registrations will be available to everyone (General availability).

Pre-registration
(active for non-trademark holders till General availability)
A free and non-binding way to get a head start securing the new domain name. Indication of an interest in a given domain and eventually registering name(s) in .COMPUTER when registration becomes available.
Sunrise
(approx duration 30-60 days)
Time at the launch of the .COMPUTER domain before public domain registration for the .COMPUTER begins, allowing brand/trademark owners to register, or block related domain names. See our Managed TMCH Submission service.
Landrush
(approx duration 30 days)
The initial launch phase for broad general distribution when anyone (usually companies) can submit a request for a domain name under the .COMPUTER. Landrush registrations are typically NOT first-come, first-served. Duplicate requests are auctioned between the parties desiring an identical name.
General availability
(perpetual after Landrush)
Finally, domain names under the .COMPUTER will be available to the general public, at normal retail prices on a first-come, first-served basis. Applicants may attempt to register previously pre-registered domains within .COMPUTER. When a domain is registered, it is officially reserved and registered in real time.

If you are not a brand owner, before General availability you are allowed to take part only in the first phase and pre-register your desired domain names within .COMPUTER. The use of our gTLD pre-registration module is free of charge and without any obligation to buy later on. We will keep you updated on future developments related to your preregistered domains, including information about pricing and regulations, once these have been announced by the registry responsible for a given gTLD. Please note that pre-registration of .COMPUTER is not a queue. Although we will try our best, we cannot provide any kind of guarantee that pre-registration will eventually lead to successful registration of your chosen domain within the .COMPUTER extension.
If you wish to secure your rights to a specific domain name, please choose our Managed TMCH Submission service which offers trademark owners a simple yet efficient way to monitor and protect their brands. It is also the only way by which trademark owners can participate in designated Sunrise periods.
For non-trademark holders Pre-registration of .COMPUTER will be available until General availability.

Why .COMPUTER?

Any computer manufacturer and retailer should consider registering a .COMPUTER domain name that will define their area of expertise in a meaningful and memorable way. The new extension may also be beneficial to computer repair shops, product reviewers and critics, bloggers, computer programmers, software developers, tech magazines, enthusiasts and more. The .COMPUTER namespace is versatile and easy to remember and it can be applied to any website associated with the computer industry that finds it useful. Registration is not restricted and can be made by any business, group, or individual. Moreover, a .COMPUTER domain name can be a great alternative to domain names under .com or .net that will set your website apart from thousands of others.

Frequently Asked Questions for .COMPUTER domain names and Computer / Tech
What are new gTLD's?
A gTLD (generic Top Level Domain) is the set of characters following the dot at the end of a website address. Hundreds of new domain extensions (new gTLDs), such as .SPORT, .ART, or .WEB, are being introduced to the Internet as an alternative to web addresses where .COM or .NET would normally be.
Why should I register .COMPUTER domain name?
You are free to choose from hundreds of domain extensions tailored to your website's needs to give it a unique virtual identity. Furthermore, with .COMPUTER extension your website is likely to turn up in more searches and generate more online traffic.
When will .COMPUTER be available?
The dates of each phase depend on the Registry managing the new gTLDs. In the case of .COMPUTER, the specific dates will be published as soon as they are available to the public. At the moment, the following information is available:
General Availability/Go Live: 19 Mar 2014
Why should I pre-register .COMPUTER now?
We will keep you updated on any developments related to your pre-registered .COMPUTER domain, including information about pricing and regulations, once these have been announced by the registry responsible for .COMPUTER.
Does it cost anything to pre-register .COMPUTER?
The use of our gTLD pre-registration module is free of charge and without any obligation to a future purchase. Please note that pre-registration of .COMPUTER is not a queue. Although we will try our best, we cannot provide any kind of guarantee that pre-registration will actually lead to the successful registration of your chosen domain within .COMPUTER.
Are there any limitations on .COMPUTER pre-registrations?
No, with Web Solutions you are free to pre-register as many [new gTLDs] as you wish free of charge. However, although we will try our best, we cannot provide any kind of guarantee that pre-registration will lead to the successful registration of your chosen domain within .COMPUTER.
Are trademarks usable in .COMPUTER domain registration?
If you are a brand owner, it is important that you register your trademark(s) with the Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) prior to the release of .COMPUTER. Brands are protected by the TMCH in two ways: with a Sunrise Service and a Trademark Claims Service. Web Solutions further offer a Managed TMCH Submissions service. Click here to read more.
Am I obligated to register a .COMPUTER I pre-registered?
Pre-registration of .COMPUTER names with Web Solutions is free of charge and with no obligation to buy the domain name later on. By expressing your interest in a .COMPUTER name and pre-registering it, you can be assured of our assistance in keeping you up to date on any developments regarding .COMPUTER.
Why would I want to pre-register .COMPUTER with Web Solutions?
Founded in 1998, Web Solutions is an established domain registrar and an accredited agent of the Trademark Clearinghouse with a solid track record and a large number of satisfied customers. Should you need more information regarding the pre-registration process, please do not hesitate to contact our Support Team at support@web-solutions.eu or by calling on +44 (0) 208 133 3994.
Can anyone register a .COMPUTER domain name?
The registration requirements may differ for each new extension depending on the category they belong to and the registry offering them.
How do I host my .COMPUTER domain name?
Web Solutions' services include hosting and email service for .COMPUTER. To order hosting, email service and SSL certificates, click here or contact our Support Team at support@web-solutions.eu or via phone on +44 (0) 208 133 3994.
Do I have to configure my DNS?
All the .COMPUTER domain names may be hosted on your own name servers. If you specify no name servers, we will provide DNS for your .COMPUTER domains free of charge.
Rights protection mechanism

Need more information?

If you would like more information about the .COMPUTER domain ending, have other questions about the Computer / Tech domains or our pre-registration service, please don't hesitate to contact us at relations@web-solutions.eu or via phone: +44 (0) 208 133 3994