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download generic top-level domain
Introduced2013 - 2014
TLD typeGeneric top-level domain
Intended useGlobal enterprises to offer their downloadable content to global Internet users. Indi download vidual users are also entitled to apply for this generic top-level domain
Registration restrictionsNo prior restriction on registration, but registrations can be challenged by or on behalf of any individual or company with a registered trademark[1]
StructureRegistrations will be at second level, in form trademark.download and name.download
DocumentsICANN application details

The domain name download is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet. It was admitted in the expansion of the top-level domain initiative of ICANN.[2] It is intended to be used by companies or individuals offering downloadable content globally.

The domain launched in 2013-2014. Domain name registrations will be available from ICANN accredited registrars.

Second-level subdomains, e.g. example.download, may be registered. It will also be possible to register an e-mail address of the form name@example.download.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "ICANN New gTLDs". icann.org. Retrieved 6 August 2015.

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