Uploading a Creditor Matrix
Last Updated: June 29, 2004

The creditor matrix must be in ASCII text format, usually a .txt file, before it can be successfully uploaded.  Refer to the procedure “How to Convert a Creditor Matrix to a .txt File.”  All other file types within CM/ECF will be portable document format (PDF) files.  

Important!  You can upload creditors only once per case.


  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select Bankruptcy.

  3. Select Creditor Maintenance.

  4. Select Upload a Creditor Matrix File.

  5. Enter the case number (e.g., xx-xxxxx).

  6. Browse to select the creditor mailing list (.txt file).

  7. Click on the submit button.

  8. Verify number of creditors.

  9. Continue with Judge/Trustee Assignment procedure.