Java EFS file seems problematic and regularly crashes. Updating JAVA for other web applications can impair EFS authentication. Could switching to a private pubic key system, with unique keys generated for each unique user solve this problem? Is there a better way to get around the refs file?
Remove the process-pain please. No forms need to be attached/uploaded. Instead of so many USPTO forms, there should be just a web page with each current form being an expandable/collapsible field in the web page. Merge all forms in to one live user-fillabler web page for the registered e-filers. All it needs is a good Java Script based web form. Such web form would have a left pane (for example) which lists all the ...more »