CM/ECF Case Management/Electronic Case Files

Court Announcements

  •  CM/ECF Filer Registration is available through PACER Service Center.
  • Scheduled Downtime: Every 2nd Sunday of the month from 8am-12pm.
  • NOTE: Due to server maintenance, we may need to make the application unavailable outside of our scheduled downtime.
  •  Public Notice.
  • ATTENTION MAC USERS - Mac users with OS X 9 (Mavericks), who are accessing CM/ECF with the Safari 7 browser, will need to modify the browser security settings in order to attach documents for filing.  Please do the following:
    1. Log into CM/ECF.
    2. Click the Safari menu and select Preferences.
    3. Click the Security tab.
    4. Click Manage Website Settings.
    5. Locate the court server (ecf.ca3.uscourts.gov) under Currently Open Websites and modify to Run in Unsafe Mode.
    6. For those concerned with working in an unsafe mode, please use the Mozilla Firefox browser, which does not require the setting change.
  • JAVA RECOMMENDATION - CM/ECF has been tested to operate successfully using Java 7; not Java 8.  It is recommended that users who are unable to utilize CM/ECF due to a Java 8 upgrade should restore Java 7.

 

Helpdesk Information

  • Contact the CM/ECF Helpdesk via email by clicking here: ecf_helpdesk@ca3.uscourts.gov
  • Contact the CM/ECF Helpdesk line at (267) 299-4970.
  • Calls to the Helpdesk are answered from 10am to 12pm and 2pm to 4pm. E-mail is checked and responded to throughout the work day.