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Guide for applicants, Part 2: PCT procedure before the EPO (Euro-PCT Guide)

 
 
E-filing in pre-conversion format
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If any document making up the international application has been prepared by conversion from a different electronic document format (pre-conversion format), the applicant may be allowed to submit the document in that format together with a statement that the international application in electronic form is a complete and accurate copy of the document in pre-conversion format. Each pre-conversion document must be in a format that fulfils the requirements stipulated in the Decision of the President of 12 July 2007. Furthermore, it is recommended that pre-conversion documents be submitted as ZIP files. 
OJ 2007, Spec.Ed.3, A.5
PCT Newsletter 7/2008, 1