INSTALLING THE E-FILER COMPONENT

 

e-Filing is an add-on module that allows you to quickly populate data into certain e-File-able forms. The e-Filing component is a program that will need to be downloaded and installed on your computer. Once it is installed, you will not need to log in to the eIMMIGRATION website in order to e-File a form. This component is only compatible with Microsoft Windows based PCs. If you are interested in learning more about the e-Filing module, please contact your sales manager. For our E-Filing video, click here.

 

1. Click on the eFiling module

 

 

2. Next to Prerequisites, click on Install. Note that depending on your browser settings, the setup file may not download immediately. If that happens, right click on Install and choose to Save Link As. Save the setup file somewhere that you can easily access, such as your desktop. 


 

3. If you receive a message similar to the one shown in the screenshot below (varies by browser), choose to Keep the file.

 

 

4. After the file has been downloaded, navigate to it, and run the setup.exe file. You will see a pop up asking you if you wish to install. Click Install.

 

5. Once the install has been compelted, the pop up will disappear. Navigate back to your browser, and from the installer page, click on Launch.

 

 

6. Your computer will now either begin the download or prompt you to either run or save the download. Click Run if prompted. The program will run, and install.

 

 

7. Next, you'll need to install the Cerenade form filler. If you've already installed the form filler, you can skip this step. Otherwise, click on the following link for a direct download the form filler: http://www.cerenade.com/controls/fillersetup.exe. Note that depending on your browser settings, the setup file may not download immediately. If that happens, right click on Install and choose to Save Link As. Save the setup file somewhere that you can easily access, such as your desktop. Access the downloaded setup file, and run it. Follow the on screen prompts to install the filler.

 

8. Open the e-Filer application that's been installed on your device. Choose your Website type (you can choose either between eimmigration.com or myecms.com depending on service you're using). Enter your Website Name. The website name is the your office's virtual directory (for example, if youre site URL that you use to access the application is https://www.eimmigration.com/ABCLAWFIRM.caseworker, the website name you'd enter would be ABCLAWFIRM).

 

 

9. Enter your caseworker credentials and click Login.

 

10. Please note that now that the e-Filer program has successfully been installed on your computer, you do not need to open a browser and log in to eIMMIGRATION to use the module. There will be an application icon in your applications list, along with a shortcut on your desktop.