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.fr: How can I receive spam because of registering a domain?

How can they react that fast, does afnic offer a list of recently registered domains? Yes, here (daily) and here (delayed, consolidated). They used to publish the lists in image (GIF) format for some ...
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What is a Sunrise dispute?

I don't think that "Sunrise" is an entity. I believe that, in the context of domain names, a "Sunrise dispute" occurs when a new TLD/CCTLD/subdomain becomes available and multiple ...
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Outdated Registry Expiration in WHOIS

Have you checked the WHOIS through the same provider as where you purchased the domain? That's one suggestion I found: If you notice this happening, it's because the WHOIS service you're using is ...
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My transferred domain name appears "cancelled" - what can I do?

I wrote to ICANN through their compliance complaint page: https://www.icann.org/compliance/complaint They forwarded the complaint to the registrar, and finally - after 9 days - they un-canceled my ...
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My transferred domain name appears "cancelled" - what can I do?

According to whois for the domain name the domain is still registered. The whois says Domain Name: CSARIEL.XYZ Registry Domain ID: D385005546-CNIC Registrar WHOIS Server: whois.tldregistrarsolutions....
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What is a Sunrise dispute?

In addition to David Go's answer, an example is the 2023 release of direct .au domains e.g. example.au, where there were specific criteria about who could apply for the domain during the lead up to ...
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.fr: How can I receive spam because of registering a domain?

After a domain is registered people can find your domain. It is always possible that afnic pass on newly registered domains to their web designer that afnic sells a list of newly registered domains ...
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How do you transfer a domain with BlueHost?

For clarity, this does not require "transferring a domain". Go to where DNS is hosted (the nameservers tell you that) and in DNS you need to add (or edit) an A Record that points to the IP ...
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.fr: How can I receive spam because of registering a domain?

If the Tech contact for the DNS has an email, it is one of the likely ways to have received it. Worse yet those who harvest the emails sell them to foolish web designers as leads. So the “independent ...
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