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New York StateUnified Court System

Electronic Filing


Overview

Instructions

To File Online follow the instructions below

  • If you used Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge to access the UCS home page at the beginning of this process:
    • click on this link
    • then double-click on the “Ethics” icon that will appear.
  • It could take up to a minute for the system to open.
  • If the system does not open, contact your local LAN Administrator to have the FileMaker14 program installed on your computer. You must have the FileMaker14 program on your computer to file online.
  • The FileMaker14 program might prompt you to enter your username. If the name already appears, click on “OK”. If you are asked if you want to update FileMaker, click on “No”.
  • If you used Google Chrome to access the UCS home page at the beginning of this process:
    • click on this link
    • if prompted, click on “Open FileMaker” in response to “Open FileMaker?”.
  • It could take up to a minute for the system to open.
  • If the system does not open, contact your local LAN Administrator to have the FileMaker14 program installed on your computer. You must have the FileMaker14 program on your computer to file online.
  • The FileMaker14 program might prompt you to enter your username. If the name already appears, click on “OK”. If you are asked if you want to update FileMaker, click on “No”.