CM/ECF Comprehensive User Manual

Comprehensive User Manual

Section 1 Overview of ECF

  • Manual Coverpages
  • Using ECF
  • Navigating through ECF

Section 2 Document Basics

  • Creating the Pleading
  • Creating an Electronic Order
  • Converting a Document to PDF
  • Combining PDF Document
  • Extracting PDF Documents
  • Attaching a PDF Document
  • Additional Attachments
  • Referencings an Existing Document

Section 3 Party Records

  • Search for a Party
  • Creating a party
  • Adding a Party

Section 4 Filing a New Case

  • Open a New Bankruptcy Case
  • Open an Involuntary Case
  • Open an Adversary Case
  • Statement of Social Security Number (B21)
  • Means Test

Section 5 Filing Documents on the ECF System

  • Motions
  • Multi-Part Motions
  • Amendments
  • Compensation
  • Conversions
  • Creditor Counseling/Finance Management Training
  • Electronically Paid Fees
  • Employ
  • Motion to Confirm by Consent
  • Notice of Appearance and Request for Notice
  • Notice of Endorsement
  • Notice of Hearing
  • Objections
  • Proof of Claims
  • Proposed/Pending Orders
  • Shorten Time v. Expedite Hearing
  • Tax Documents
  • Additional Tips on Bankruptcy Events

Section 6 Creditor Maintenance

  • Creating a Creditor matrix
  • Uploading a Creditor Matrix
  • Editing a Creditor Matrix
  • Adding Creditors to an Existing
  • Domestic Support Matrix

Section 7 Reports and Queries

  • Case Reports
  • Docket Reports
  • Query

Section 8 ECF Utilities

  • Internet Payments Due
  • Internet Payment History
  • Maintain ECF User Account
  • Transaction Log
  • Recipient Mailing List
  • ECF Users Report

Appendix

  • A - Troubleshooting and Help

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