Forgotten CM/ECF Password

To reset your CM/ECF password:

  1. Go to https://ecf.cacb. uscourts.gov.

  2. Click on the link Central District of California – Document Filing System.

  3. Click on the link at the end of 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 at (213) 894-2365 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding federal holidays.