Welcome to the

ECF User's Manual



Links to:

ND Local Rules

CM-ECF Administrative Procedures

Notice and Service Requirements


Revised:  April 4, 2016



This manual is designed as a guide to assist registered ECF Users in filing documents electronically. Although filing requirements and references to the Bankruptcy Code and/or Rules may be provided for some topics, this manual should not be relied upon exclusively by the user. The Bankruptcy Code and/or Rules should be consulted. The Court does not endorse any particular software packages or applications.

Please remember to follow the prompts and notations

within the ECF Filing System.





All filers must redact:  Social Security or

taxpayer-identification numbers;

dates of birth; names of minor children; and financial account numbers; in compliance with Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9037.  

This requirement applies to all documents, including attachments.


North Dakota
ECF Technical Help Desk
(701) 297-7100