If you have decided to transfer your domain names from Godaddy to NameCheap then if you are using their Domains by Proxy service to hide your contact details you first need to disable the Domains by Proxy service. We have explained this process below.
How to cancel Domains By Proxy Service with GoDaddy:
- Firstly go to the Domains By Proxy website and login to your domains by Proxy account (Note: the login details for this account are not the same as for your GoDaddy account. Look for an email which they sent you when to paid for the service which should have been sent by firstname.lastname@example.org this will be the login details for the account)
- Now select in the check box next to the domain name(s) you need to disable privacy protection for being the ones you are going to transfer to NameCheap.
- Once completed click Cancel Selected, OR click on the cancellation icon next to the domain name(s) you want the service cancelled for.
In “Confirm” window click OK
Once the domain name which you want to transfer to NameCheap has been unlocked and you have your EPP code you can initiate a transfer to NameCheap. Note the article on the website with regards to how to transfer my domain to NameCheap from Godaddy listed here.