CM/ECF User Account Maintenance

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Updating Mailing Addresses, Phone Numbers, Email Addresses, and Passwords

July 2012

 

Registered CM/ECF Users should to maintain their accounts pursuant to CM/ECF Guide of Administrative Guide of Policies & Procedures sections IV Registration & V Passwords.

  1.  Log into CM/ECF, click on Utilities > Maintain Your ECF Account.
  2. The Maintain User Account screen allows updates to Address, Phone, and Fax numbers.
    • Update the information as needed.
    • To include case number headers on PDFs, check the “Add Headers to PDF documents” box.
  3. Click Submit to accept the changes, or continue with step 4 to update email address and delivery preferences.
  4. Click on the Email information button.
  5. The Email information screen allows updates to your primary and secondary email addresses.
    • Enter the Primary email address in the field provided, then reenter the primary email address to verify.
    • When a secondary email address exists, add it in a similar way in the fields provided.
  6. Review the selections under “Send the Notices specified below,” check the boxes and radio buttons according to your account needs.
    • Send notices in these additional cases – standard PACER charges apply
    • Send notices for adversary proceedings in which I am directly involved and for their related bankruptcy cases
    • Send notices for adversary proceedings in which I am directly involved but not for their related bankruptcy cases
    • notices sent for each filing – one free access to each pdf
    • Daily Summary Report sent to you - one free access to each pdf
    • HTML or Text Format for notices
  7. Once all updates have been made, click Return to Account screen.
    • If an error message appears, click OK and verify/correct your entries.  Then, click the Return to Account screen button again.
    • If you are unable to resolve the problem please call the help desk at 918-699-4072.
  8. Click the Submit button.
  9. On the “Searching for existing Attorney Records” screen select “***Update All Open” to apply changes to all open cases your account is associated with.  Alternatively, select only the cases to which the changes should apply.
  10. Click the Submit button to finalize changes.

To change your password:

  1. Log into CM/ECF, click on Utilities > Change Your Password.
  2. Enter your new password in the first box.  Re-enter your new password in the second box to verify.
    • Password Standards - Passwords must have at least 8 characters, both uppercase and lowercase letters, and at least one digit or special character (e.g., @,%,&).
  3. Click the Submit button to finalize the changes.