Create PDF Documents
Portable Document Format (PDF) is the de facto standard for the secure and reliable distribution and exchange of electronic documents and forms around the world. PDF is a universal file format that preserves the fonts, images, graphics, and layout of any source document, regardless of the application and platform used to create it. To file a case electronically with the Florida Courts E-Filing Portal, you will need to create PDF documents.
Creation of PDF documents:
There are three methods you may use to create a PDF document:
- original creation using PDF software.
The first two are the most common methods for creating a PDF to use for e-filing.
Newer versions of popular word processing programs will already have the ability to convert documents. If yours does not have this capability, you will need to download and install a “PDF writer/conversion.” After that installation, you may create PDF documents as easily as you print documents!