Getting Started

Get Started with MyFileRunner

Registration Options

Current eFiler: Begin Immediately

Have you previously electronically filed using a different provider? Login with your email address and password from your previous provider and begin filing.  MyFileRunner will automatically retrieve all of your account information and filings from the EFM and have it available within your MyFileRunner account.

Registration Concierge-Best Option

Why hassle with registering your account?  MyFileRunner will register your firm for free!  When adding more filing delegates, removing filer accounts, adding more delegates to attorney profiles, simply call or email us. Contact us to request your firm to be registered via our Registration Concierge today

Self Registration: Quick and Easy

To register yourself or your firm, click “Register”.  Pro Se filers, Court Reporters, Property Managers, and other non-firm filers will need to register as an Individual User. Firm accounts and attorneys will register as a Firm Administrator and add all users and attorneys within that account.

eFiling Requirements

  • Browser Requirements

    Internet Explorer 9 or 10, Mozilla FireFox, and Google Chrome. We have also had success with Safari. You can use other browsers, and some of our customers do, but MyFileRunner does not guarantee the success as we do not test or develop for those browsers.

  • Computer System

    Windows PC and Mac

  • Document Requirements

    Documents must be 8.5 X 11.
    May not file forms that have fillable fields.
    Embedded fonts and Secured documents are not allowed.

  • Document Types

    MyFileRunner accepts WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, doc, docx, html, .rtf, .txt and .pdf files.  Once you upload the documents, MyFileRunner automatically converts the documents to a .pdf format.

  • Email Spam Filters

    Filers will receive notifications from  It is important that this address is added to your safe sender list.  If not, you may not receive notifications of your eFilings.

  • File Size Limitations

    California: 25MB per Document and 35MB per envelope for most locations. 100MB per Document and 100MB per envelope for Fresno – Civil, Fresno – Criminal, Fresno – Criminal Pre-File, Fresno – Family Law, Fresno – Juvenile, Fresno – Juvenile Delinquency, Fresno – Juvenile Dependency, Fresno – Probate, Fresno County
    Illinois:  25MB per Document and 35MB per envelope.
    Indiana:  25MB per Document and 35MB per envelope.
    Texas:  The maximum envelope size is 35MB. This includes all documents and filing information contained in the envelope.

Frequently Asked Questions

Absolutely.  Quality and responsive customer service determines the ultimate success of eFiling at your firm.  Whether you are up against a tight deadline, or under pressure to get your filings submitted, you need quick answers from a responsive and knowledgeable eFiling provider.

At this time you can only access the filings that you have submitted electronically or that you have been electronically served.

  • California: Please click here for the most recent list of Courts Online.
  • Illinois: Please go here for the most recent list of Courts Online.
  • Indiana: Click here for the most recent Courts Online as well as the schedule to Go Live.
  • Texas: All District, County and Probate Courts are Online and Mandated.  Mandated Criminal eFilings are scheduled to end January 2020 with the first group to mandate July 2017. Please see the graduated schedule here for more information.

No. MyFileRunner accepts WordPerfect, Microsoft Word, doc, docx, html, .rtf, html,.txt files and .pdf files.  Once you upload the documents, MyFileRunner automatically converts the documents to text-searchable .pdf format. If you have a scanned document, you will need to convert to text-searchable .pdf format before upload.

The proof of service is within the filing details. Click ‘My Filings’, click the blue icon in the right column and the filing details will be displayed. Scroll down under Service. You will be able to see if the service contact opened the documents. Print the receipt, upper right, and the service information will be printed on the receipt.

The attorney served will receive an email notification stating which documents have been served and for which cause number.  If you would like your assistant to receive the email notification, you may set up an email rule to copy all emails to your assistant. You may also add an Admin Copy for each firm attorney within the Firm Admin’s Service Contact list however, when a service contact is added to a case, it may not be the one that has the Admin Copy.

The eFiling System accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and some locations accept eCheck.  Some jurisdictions do not accept Discover or American Express.  The firm credit card can be securely stored within the firm admin account. Filers will charge the filing fees to this account but will not have access to the credit card number. We also offer monthly billing for approved firms.  Please contact MyFileRunner if you would like to be considered for monthly billing.

Yes.  In most jurisdictions, the option to order citations is located on Step 4 of the eFiling.

As soon as the filing is successfully submitted, you will receive an email notification stating it has been received.  Upon clerk approval, you will automatically be emailed a second notification and you may retrieve your file stamped lead document from the link on the email as well as within “My Filings’ in your MyFileRunner account.

Yes, you may cancel the filing during the ‘submitted’ status.

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