CM/ECF System Requirements

Attorneys will need the following hardware and software to electronically file, view and retrieve documents in the electronic filing system:

  • Minimum browser requirements to support 128 bit encryption:
    • Internet Explorer 7 and 8
    • Firefox 3.5
    • Safari (Not Supported)
  • Not Recommended:
    • IE 6 or lower
  • A computer capable of running one of the above browsers, such as one using Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, Macintosh, Linux or Solaris operating system. ;
  • Adobe Acrobat 3.0 or higher to convert documents from a word processor format to portable document format (PDF);
  • A PDF-compatible word processor like Macintosh or Windows-based version of WordPerfect or Word;
  • Broadband Internet access through any Internet service provider using Point to Point Protocol (PPP);
  • Access to a scanner if paper documents need to be imaged and sent to the court.

The above specifications are subject to change.