Obtains the current lock status of the domain.

Connects to the registrar and obtains the current lock status of the domain

Request Parameters

Parameter Type Description Required
action string “DomainGetLockingStatus” Required
domainid int The id of the domain to obtain the lock status for Required

Response Parameters

Parameter Type Description
result string The result of the operation: success or error
lockstatus string The current status of the lock.

Example Request (CURL)

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, '');
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POST, 1);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS,
            'action' => 'DomainGetLockingStatus',
            // See
            'username' => 'IDENTIFIER_OR_ADMIN_USERNAME',
            'password' => 'SECRET_OR_HASHED_PASSWORD',
            'domainid' => '1',
            'responsetype' => 'json',
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);
$response = curl_exec($ch);

Example Request (Local API)

$command = 'DomainGetLockingStatus';
$postData = array(
    'domainid' => '1',
$adminUsername = 'ADMIN_USERNAME'; // Optional for WHMCS 7.2 and later

$results = localAPI($command, $postData, $adminUsername);

Example Response JSON

    "result": "success",
    "lockstatus": "locked"

Error Responses

Possible error condition responses include:

  • Domain ID Not Found

Version History

Version Changelog
1.0 Initial Version