CMECF (Electronic Case Filing) and/or PACER may be unavailable from time to time due to various reasons. It the filer is experiencing technical problems on their end, they should contact their Internet provider and/or their technical support. If the problem is on the Court's end, and the system is unavailable, the Court will maintain a log of these unscheduled downtimes. Please refer to the Administrative Procedures for E-filing in the District of Utah III.B. for more information on how handle filings during those periods.
|Date / Time||Systems affected||Explanation/Cause|
|5/20/16 (Friday) 5 pm until 5/21/2016 (Saturday) - 10 am||CMECF and PACER||Planned and scheduled maintenance and updates to ECF servers|
|4/4/2014 (Friday) 2:20 pm until 4/5/2014 (Saturday) - 9 pm||CMECF and PACER||Issues with relocation to new building|
|1/24/2014 (Friday) 2 pm - 5 pm approximately||CMECF/PACER and uscourts.gov domain generally||CMECF and PACER systems nationally were affected. There was little or no access to all uscourts.gov websites (including District of Utah) Possible distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack by hackers, and/or other network configuration issues at the national level|
|1/16/2014 - 9 am - 11 am approx.||CMECF/PACER and uscourts.gov domain||
CMECF and PACER systems in most Federal Circuits were affected There was little or poor access to many uscourts.gov websites (including District of Utah)