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Whois UI

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If you're unfamiliar with WHOIS, it is a public database of information about domain holders that is provided by most top-level domains.

One way to get information from a whois database is to use a command-line tool such as whois. Another way is to use a web site like or

Now you have another option with DNSimple's WHOIS lookup interface. You can go to to get started or you can go straight to a specific domain such as

Whois UI Update

Please note that this is a public service that we are providing to make it easy to see the WHOIS data for domains without using a command-line tool. Please do not use it for automated lookups driven by scripts or other software.

As always, please direct any questions to Thanks!

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