Client Area

Openprovider Support

Contact our support department

+31 (0) 10 448 22 99

Monday to Friday: 9 amto 5 pm CE(S)T

You can also access our knowledge base where you will find detailed information about products and Openprovider services.


Follow Openprovider the most important news related to our products and services: domain extensions , SSL , plugins , new gTLDs certificates …

An Interview with Arno Vis, CEO, Openprovider

Jackie Goldstein, Chief Content Manager for, interviews Openprovider CEO Arno Vis.

Read More

Improved renewal procedures .uk domains

This week, we have improved the renewal and expiration procedures for .uk domains, including the second level domains,, and The two major changes are removal of the renewal date offset and free restores.

Read More

E-mail archiving helps you stay legally compliant

Nowadays e-mail must be legally treated the same as postal communication. Lack of email archiving can result in legal trouble, severe fines and loss of court cases, not to mention a damaged reputation. There is no universal rule or standard when it comes to archiving email. SpamExperts email archiving solution assures you an optimal degree of legal compliance besides always having a safe back-up of your mail.

Read More

@OPNotifications live from the control panel

We have integrated our @OPNotifications Twitter account into the dashboard of our control panel. @OPNotifications is the account that our technical service uses to provide notifications of maintenance operations and unexpected interruptions in our platform’s service.

Read More

Keep your Plesk license portfolio clean

From the beginning of this year Plesk started to report to their partners about the licenses installed on more than one physical or virtual server at once. As long as such licenses are violating Plesk’s Terms and Conditions they are automatically marked as “fraudulent”. Resellers with fraudulent licenses have until 26 February to correct their licenses.

Read More

Tucows purchases eNom from Rightside

A significant movement in the field of domain registrars: Tucows, also known under the name of its reseller branche OpenSRS, has purchased eNom, Rightside’s domain name division. This acquisition ranks Tucows second in the market, with 29 million domains managed.

Read More

Price changes .info, .makeup, .irish, Famous Four Media and BostonIvy

A couple of registries have announced price changes to their extension(s). Remember that up to the effective dates, you can register and/or renew your domain names at the current fees. Registration and renewal is possible for a period of up to ten years.

Read More

Relaxed registration requirements .travel

The .travel registry has recently changed its policies. Part of this change is relaxation of the registration requirements: it is no longer required to be a licensed travel business. Everyone who provides or plans to provide services, products or content in or to the travel industry is now eligible to register a .travel domain.

Read More

.tel domains more versatile – action required, don’t lose data!

.tel is on the edge of the biggest change in their history: from the 13th of March 2017, .tel domains can be self-hosted. Domain holders still wanting to use the dedicated TelNIC platform must migrate their data before this date.

Read More

New ICANN transfer/trade policy applicable to .co and .us as well

As from the 1st of February 2017, the .co and .us registries will adopt the new transfer policy of ICANN integrally. Any transfer or owner change in those ccTLDs will then follow the same steps as in a gTLD.

Read More
Quarterly cost price review memberships calculator

Quarterly cost price review Memberships

One of our promises with our unique subscription based Membership model is that we forward any financial advantage, related to the included extensions, to our customers. Every quarter we re-investigate our cost prices and adjust them if necessary. For the first quarter of 2017 we will change prices for three of our extensions.

Read More

Price reduction .eus

Effective from the 1st of February 2017, the .eus registry will reduce its prices for all operations. .eus is the only extension in the Basque Country that has shown a net growth in 2016. This stable position allows the registry to lower its prices and make the .eus domain attractive to even more people and organisations.

Read More

Openprovider gets FD Gazellen Award 2016

Every year, Het Financieele Dagblad (the Dutch “Financial Times”) selects the companies in the Netherlands with the highest turnover growth. Openprovider is proud to belong to this group of fastest growing companies and has gladly accepted the prestigious award in a special ceremony.
Read More

Struggling with consolidating your domain portfolio?

Quite often working with several domain providers creates additional overheads for your business. We have all the tools and expertise in place to make your domain portfolio consolidation as simple as possible. Contact our consolidation department for more details.

Read More

Price changes .ch, .li, .io, .sh and .ac

Due to registry price changes, we will change our prices for .ch, .li, .io, .sh and .ac as from the 1st of January 2017.

Read More

Easier registration of .organic domains

Registry Afilias will discontinue the eligibility verification process for its extension .organic from the 31st of January 2017. Domain registration for .organic becomes realtime. Note that a new trademark claims period will start.

Read More

Afilias acquires .archi, .bio and .ski – price changes

Registry operator StartingDot Ltd, owner of the extensions .archi, .bio and .ski, has been acquired by Afilias. As a result, the three extensions of StartingDot will be migrated to the Afilias platform on the 4th of February 2017. Price and currency changes will apply.

Read More

New version Terms and Conditions

On the 1st of January 2017, a new version of our Terms and Conditions will become effective. In this version we have addressed a number of issues that we have collected over the past years.

Read More

Simplified gTLD owner change process

Following up our previous announcement on the updated owner change (trade) process, we are happy to provide you with updated information that will make the process much easier.

Read More

New registration terms DNS Belgium

DNS Belgium has prepared a new version of the “Terms and conditions for .be domain name registrations”. This new version will be effective as from the 1st of December, 2016. DNS Belgium will communicate the new terms in the course of December directly to the .be domain holders.

Read More