The Electronic Case Filing (ECF) Tutorial is designed for attorneys interested in learning how to use the CM/ECF system. Through guided practice, using simulated CM/ECF screens and actions, you will learn how to file pleadings and other materials using the CM/ECF system.
The tutorial consists of five modules, each of which contains sections that guide you through specific CM/ECF functions such as how to file an answer or how to create a cases filed report.
you are a new CM/ECF user, you should begin with Module 1 and continue
to the end of Module 5. Since this is a self paced tutorial, you can work
at your own pace. At any point in the tutorial, you can bookmark your
place and return when and where it is convenient to you. The entire module
will take you less than one hour to complete.
|Module 1: Orientation||Module 4: Queries|
|About Electronic Case Filing||Run a query|
|How to use this Tutorial|
|Navigating Electronic Case Filing||Module 5: Special Routines|
|Creating/adding a new party|
|Module 2: Filings||Joint filing with other attorneys|
|Setting up email notification|
|Opening a Case|
|Filing an answer to a complaint||Frequently Asked Questions|
|Filing a motion|
|Filing a response with an attachment||Working with PDF Documents|
|Module 3: Reports||Get Acrobat Reader|
|View a docket sheet||Privacy Issues|
|View a cases filed report|
|View a case calendar||Return to Court CM/ECF Web Page|