Frequently Asked Questions about Cook County E-Filing
General Information

  What hardware and software do I need to eFile?

The eFiling System is a web-based application that needs no proprietary software or special hardware. However, you will need to have a personal computer or comparable equipment with access to the following in order to eFile:
      
      

          
  • Internet access

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  • Internet Browser application, such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla, FireFox, ...etc.

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  • Adobe PDF Reader (free download from Adobe.com)

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  • A scanner to submit non-electronic documents (if applicable)

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  • A document program creator such as Microsoft Word or Works, Word Perfect or a PDF document creator that is Adobe compatible

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