Forgotten CM/ECF Password

To reset your CM/ECF password:

  1. Go to https://ecf.cacb.
  2. Click on the link Central District of California – Document Filing System.
  3. Click “here” in the sentence “If you forgot your CM/ECF password, you can request a password here.”
  4. Enter your ECF login ID at the prompt and click “Submit.”

The CM/ECF program will send an email to the email address you have on record with the Court. If you need to verify the email address in CM/ECF is current, please call the ECF Help Desk for assistance.