The EPO is pleased to inform users of its new online filing system that CMS has been upgraded to version 1.9.
No installation is required. The new version will be automatically available the first time you log in from 26 October 2014.
Using CMS version 1.9, you will be able to file:
It is not for filing documents in respect of appeal proceedings.
A user with organisation administration rights can register another person within their organisation in the CMS, provided this person has an activated smart card.
In the Account management tab, the organisation administrator can get an overview of all people registered in the same organisation and perform the task 'Register new user to my organisation'.
The organisation administrator must enter the name and smart card number exactly as displayed on the new user's smart card.
If the details are correct, the organisation administrator will be prompted to confirm that he/she wants to add the user:
After clicking on Yes the organisation administrator must select the rights for the new user.
1. The following warning is displayed if the smart card details entered are not identical to the details displayed on the actual smart card:
2. The following warning is displayed if the new user already belongs to another organisation:
Some minor technical corrections and bug fixes have been implemented.4. Managing access rights