Chinese ‘.hk’ Domain Name
A: You, or your agent, shall complete a simple online registration process at our websitewww.hkdnr.hk. Besides, if the internet browser you are using cannot support International Domain Name (usually Netscape, Fire Fox, Opera, Mozilla, Internet Explorer 7 etc. support International Domain Name), you have to install plug-in software in order to visit website of Chinese Domain Name. We provide on our website, a free plug-in installer, iNav from VeriSign Inc. for your download. After online registration, you can set up your name server with our set up manual. Under normal circumstances If it is not under special arrangement, domain name will be available for use the next day after we receive required document and payment from you.
A: Every Chinese Domain character consists of its equivalent traditional, simplified or other variant form (although there are characters having traditional form and simplified form to be the same). The domain name package derived is according to the Chinese Domain Name Variant Table. We will usually activate the domain name that was its full traditional and full simplified form together with the form that applied during registration. Those other combination may not be activated by us.
A: Chinese Domain Name means domain name which contain at least one or more Chinese characters, may contain one or more uppercase or lowercase English letters, numbers or hypens. Hyphens cannot exist at the beginning and end of the domain and not in the third and fourth character positions. The domain shall not be more than 15 Chinese characters, letters or numbers in total length excluding the .hk extension.
A: The same as that for ‘.hk’ English Domain Name, the dispute for ‘.hk’ Chinese Domain Name will be according to Dispute Resolution Policy. Currently complainant can raise dispute via Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre.
A: If the Internet Broswer your customer is using can support International Domain Name (examples of this are Netscape, Fire Fox, Opera, Mozilla or Internet Explorer 7 etc), your customer can visit your website. Whereas if the Internet Broswer your customer is using cannot support International Domain Name, you can invite them to our website to download VerisSign iNav software which is a free plug-in software. Your customer can also download plug-in using other channels as well.
A: Yes. You can click HERE to get help from VeriSign. If you want to upgrade your iNav (installed in our website) software in future days, you can get to our website to do the upgrade.
A: Our Chinese Domain Name Variant Table is based on the combination of both CN and TW language table worked out in Chinese Domain Name Consortium. They are published in this website http://www.iana.org/assignments/idn/registered.htm.
A: It’s now available.
A: Please refer HERE for the charge of ‘.hk’ Chinese Domain Name.
A: No. However most of the Chinese Characters that can be used in the computer system can be registered as ‘.hk’ Chinese Domain Name. Some Hong Kong Characters may not be available for ‘.hk’ domain name registration. The availability of domain name for registration bases on the Chinese Domain Name Variant Table (combination of CD and TW Language Tables). You can refer to http://www.iana.org/assignments/idn/registered.htm for CN and TW Language Tables.
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Last Updated: 28 / 09 / 2006