Transferring a Google domain to Strikingly

If you have a domain with Google, you can transfer it to Strikingly by following this guide. 


Step 1 - Start the transfer

  1. Go to the domain transfer page, or click "Transfer Domain to Strikingly" in Dashboard -> Domains.

  2. Enter your domain and click "Transfer".

  3. Follow the steps below to authorize the transfer.


Step 2 -  Log into Google

Open a new browser window or tab to access your Google Domains account:

  1. Go to Google Domains, click Sign In, then log into your account.
  2. Click on "My domains", then click the domain you want to transfer.



Step 3 - Unlock your domain (if your domain is locked

If your domain is locked, you'll need to unlock your domain on Google Domains:

  1. Click Registration settings.

  2. Under Domain registration, ensure your domain is unlocked. If it's locked, click the toggle to unlock the domain.WechatIMG-googledomain2.png


Step 4 - Get the authorization code

You'll need an authorization code from Google:

  1. Under Transfer Out, click "Get auth code".WechatIMG-googledomain3.png

  2. You need to copy and paste this code to the domain transfer form on Strikingly.WechatIMG-strikingly1.png

Step 5 - Complete the remaining steps in Strikingly

Follow the steps in Strikingly to complete your domain purchase and confirm the transfer in your email. It takes about 5 days for your registrar to release your domain to us. You don't have to do anything at this time. Your domain will show "Live" when the transfer process is complete.

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