Help! It is the wrong domain name

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hi there every one
is it posable to change my domain name i c that a mistake has been made and it is . com not .org as i i c why when i tried to create my google app account and logging in it was not working lol I did not notice this till now... I bought the domain with yola can i change it to .org
Thanks Thomas
P.S this is probably why i have been driving everyone mad needing so much help lol
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Hi Thomas,

Your only option at this stage would be to purchase a new domain name if you want to change it as we have already incurred the expense of the domain name. To do this, follow these steps:

1. Click on the down-arrow next to the yellow 'Update my Site' button
2. Click on 'Publishing Settings'
3. Click on 'Unpublish your Site' and 'ok'. Your site will now be unpublished.
4. Then, click on 'Publish my Site', choose option "Buy my own domain name" and follow the steps until your site is published to your new domain.

When you get a reminder in 11 months time that payment will be due to renew your first domain, you can ignore the renewal reminder.

I am sorry about the inconvenience and expense, and if there was another solution we would gladly offer it.