Frequently Asked Questions About CM/ECF
SYSTEM DOWNTIME: CM/ECF in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will be unavailable from 10:00 PM until midnight each Saturday and Sunday for system maintenance.
The upgrade to NextGen CM/ECF is complete. For more information, see Implementation of NextGen CM/ECF - COMPLETE. The information on this page and the other FAQ pages will be updated regularly, so stay tuned.
Click a category below to see related questions and answers.
Registration for CM/ECF and Overview of CM/ECF
Filing and Service Using CM/ECF
Streamlined Requests for Extensions of Time
Excerpts of Record
If you still have a question about CM/ECF after reviewing the information in this page, please do the following:
- Check the CM/ECF Frequently Asked Questions page at PACER
- Check the PACER Frequently Asked Questions page.
- If you still do not have an answer, submit your question using this form: http://www.ca9.uscourts.gov/cmecf/feedback/. You can expect a reply from the Court during the Court's business hours, from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Pacific Time.
Last Update: 27 May 2018
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