This page describes how to export a registered domain from Cloud Domains to Google Domains.
To stop managing and auto-renewing your domain with Cloud Domains, you can export one or multiple domain registration resources to Google Domains. Once you have exported the domain registration, it remains valid until the expiration date.
Permissions required for this task
To perform this task, you must have been granted the following permissions or the following IAM roles.
Exporting a domain
Follow these steps to export a registration to Google Domains:
To export a registered domain out of Cloud Domains to Google Domains, follow these steps:
- Go to the Cloud Console.
- On the Registered Domains page, click the check box next to the domain name that you want to export.
- On the top of the page, click Export.
To confirm the export, click Export on the pop-up dialog. To cancel, click Cancel.
Export happens immediately.
Once the export process is complete, to find your domain in Google Domains, see the View your domain page.
To export your domain registration from Cloud Domains to
Google Domains for individual management, use the
gcloud beta domains
registrations export command:
gcloud beta domains registrations export DOMAIN_NAME
DOMAIN_NAME with the name of the registered
domain that you want to export—for example,
Your output looks similar to the following:
You are about to export registration 'example.com' Do you want to continue (Y/n)? y Waiting for 'operation-1599718849201-5aeef91bf43ab-7e7ab587-078f876d' to complete...done. Exported registration [example.com] Note: Registration remains valid until expiry. Manage it in Google Domains at https://domains.google.com/registrar, or see https://support.google.com/domains/answer/3251174 for more information.
To export a domain to Google Domains, use the
method with an empty body:
POST https://domains.googleapis.com/v1beta1/projects/PROJECT_ID/locations/global/registrations/DOMAIN_NAME:exportReplace the following:
PROJECT_ID: the name of your project
DOMAIN_NAME: the domain that you want to export
- To get started using Cloud Domains, see the Quickstart.
- To get an overview of Cloud Domains, see Cloud Domains overview.
- To access API information, see Cloud Domains API.
- To find solutions for common issues that you might encounter when using Cloud Domains, see Troubleshooting.