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File Upload Instructions


General

These instructions are valid whether you are uploading a new file or overwriting an existing file.

You will perform three general steps to upload your file(s):

  1. Select and upload the file.
  2. Proofread the uploaded file.
  3. Publish the file or, if errors occurred, resubmit (after making corrections).

Select and Upload the File

To select the file and upload it, follow the steps listed below.

Step Action Result
1 On any of the forms that allow file uploads, click on the browse button.
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The File Upload window will open.
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2 From the File Upload window, select the file you wish to upload and click on the open button.
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The File Upload window will close and the file you selected will be shown in the text box.
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3 Click on the upload file button.
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The file will be uploaded. A new screen will appear when the upload is complete. From this page you will be able to proofread your uploaded document.


Proofread the Document

To proofread the uploaded document, follow the steps listed below.

Step Action Result
1 Click on the Proofread PDF button.
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A new browser window will open and display your converted document
2 Proofread the document. When finished, close the new browser window. A new screen will appear which will give you the option of publishing your document (if all information is correct) or of canceling the operation (if there were errors).


Publish Or Resubmit

To publish or resubmit the uploaded document, follow the steps listed below.

Step Action Result
1 If there were no errors, click on the Publish button.
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Your document will be published and you will be returned to the beginning upload screen.
2 If there were errors, click on the Cancel button.
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Your document will NOT be published and you will be returned to the beginning upload screen.

You can Display the current file or you can Delete the current file by clicking the appropriate button.


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