1) What is an Internationalized Domain Name (IDN)?

Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) is domain name or Web address, represented by local language characters or non-English languages for example Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Danish, German.


2) What kind of Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) does Exabytes offer?

Exabytes currently offer second-level IDN domain names in .com, .net, .org, .biz, .cc, .hk, .tv, .cn, and .tw.


3) What should I know if I wish to register an IDN domain name?

Please state the domain name (in language characters) that you wish to register in your message and send to us at domain@exabytes.com for more details.


4) Will my client able to visit the website with Internationalized Domain Name (IDN)?

Plug-in software may be required to visit an Internationalized Domain Name (IDN). Current users who are already using i-Nav plug-in in their web browser or they are using IDN-enabled browsers will able to browse the website with Internationalized Domain Name (IDN). However, for those who are not using the i-Nav plug-in or an IDN-enabled browser, we recommend the site visitors to install an IDN-enabled browser of their choice and continue to enjoy navigating the Web using IDNs in their own language. A few sample browsers currently supporting IDNs are as follows:

Microsoft Internet Explorer
URL: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/downloads/ie/getitnow.mspx
Platform: Windows XP, Windows Server 2003
Version: 7.0 and higher

Netscape Navigator (English only)
URL: http://browser.netscape.com/ns8/
Platform: Windows
Version: 7.0 and higher

Opera Web Browser
URL: http://www.opera.com
Platform: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux
Version: 7.2 and higher

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