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  1. Integrate with PacerPro

    RECAP should be able to integrate with PacerPro so that you don't have to choose between using one service or the other, but rather can use both services at the same time.

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      • Allow users to search by "Party Name" like on PACER.

        Currently the system allows you to search by Court, Docket number, Case name, Pacer case number, Date filed, Date terminated, Date last filing. The only thing that is missing is a field that allows you to search by "Party Name" like on PACER.

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        • View in Chrome fails: content.js:183 Failed to execute 'replaceState' on 'History': 2 arguments required, but only 1 present.

          RECAP is throwing a javascript error which makes it impossible to view paid documents. This is with Chrome 44.0.2358.0 canary (64-bit) on MacOS 10.10.2 (Yosemite), i.e. latest stuff. RECAP recently stopped working and no changes to my Chrome environment other than auto updates from Google.

          If I click on a docket entry for a paid view of the document, I get the "Transaction Receipt" screen advising of the charges. If I then click "View Document", the document is not downloaded. Instead, the console log shows the javascript error:

          content.js:183 Uncaught TypeError: Failed to execute 'replaceState' on 'History': 2 arguments required,…

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          • Close Recap white download box by hitting escape

            Could you please set it so the white Recap download box could go away by hitting escape? While doing a lot of research and keyboard notetaking, it would be nice to not have to go back to the mouse.

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            • Bug? RECAP archive search feature broken?

              I cannot find my case after the plug-in said I have uploaded the docs.

              Case details for your own testing purposes:

              U.S. District Court
              Northern District of Georgia (Atlanta)
              CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 1:14-cv-00948-TWT

              Barnes v. Cobb County, Georgia et al
              Assigned to: Judge Thomas W. Thrash, Jr
              Cause: 42:1983 Civil Rights Act
              Date Filed: 03/31/2014
              Jury Demand: Plaintiff
              Nature of Suit: 440 Civil Rights: Other
              Jurisdiction: Federal Question

              Thanks to all who can help me figure this out!

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              • allow users to submit requests for PACER docs

                someone with PACER access could choose to download and view interesting PACER docs which may not be in the archive.

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                    • 0.8.1 is not uploading from casd.

                      I wanted to report that my copy of Recap (0.8.1) doesn't seem to be uploading documents from https://ecf.casd.uscourts.gov/doc1/03716960276

                      In trying to debug the problem, I'd like to see a log of what it's
                      trying to do, and when. Is there such a log stored locally? In a quick
                      perusal of the source at
                      https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/files/browse/107955/file/chrome/recap.jar/content/recapModal.js#top I didn't see such...

                      Thanks for a lovely and useful extension!

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                        • R icon does not appear on the docket right away after uploading document?

                          This is a question - how long does it take until the R icon appears on the docket next to the document you just uploaded?

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                          • Feed discontinued -- why? The feed on a case I have been following has been discontinued. Why is this happening?

                            Feed discontinued -- why? The feed on a case I have been following has been discontinued. Why is this happening?

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                            • cases not updating

                              I recently installed RECAP on Chrome. I was looking at documents on PACER today in this case:
                              http://ia600303.us.archive.org/1/items/gov.uscourts.ncwd.58301/
                              I downloaded the docket and a few documents. The "R" was blue and the extension told me the documents were being uploaded. Yet, when I click on the link, it is only updated as of 8/24/12, without anything transmitted today.
                              Thank you

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                              • Question: When does the docket get updated?

                                Is it when I do a docket search (and get a long list of docket entries) or is it only when I click the individual items in the docket? Also, how long does it take for the archive page to get updated?

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                                • Not seeing the Blue R in PACER to show that a document is online

                                  I watched the video on the RECAP homepage and I viewed the same docket in Chrome and Firefox and I do not see the blue R icon that indicates that the documents are available in RECAP. I confirmed that they are in the database, but I never get the icon or the screen saying that they're being downloaded from RECAP. I confirmed that my RECAP is turned on and it should be the most recent version as I updated it last week. The case is MA Northern District 1:03cv11658 Zipwall.

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                                  • Add Advanced Search support for appeals courts in on RECAP website

                                    The RECAP extension can now upload Appeals Courts documents to the Internet Archive, but the Advanced Search on the RECAP website doesn't list these Appeals Courts in the dropdown list of courts (for limiting a search to a particular court).

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                                    • There might be a way to expand RECAP even further, by perhaps using another court document data source.

                                      There might be a way to expand RECAP even further, by perhaps using another court document data source.

                                      If persons who are in possession of filed court documents would share them with RECAP then they could be added to the RECAP db.

                                      Of course the problem is verification, and perhaps some OCR to properly index scanned documents.
                                      That is why donated filed documents would go under a caveat emptor section of RECAP - the documents will be there, but with a warning that they have not been verified against the PACER db, and perhaps suggest that whomever downloads them do…

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                                      • Dockets don't seem to update in the archive

                                        I've loaded the docket for http://ia301535.us.archive.org/2/items/gov.uscourts.cand.215270/ a few times now, and I get the notification that the docket was updated, but in the archive it doesn't actually seem to change. Any idea why this occurs? Could it be because I'm on a Mac and/or because I didn't load the docket or the case in the right way in PACER?

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                                        • case summary on pacer

                                          For the most part I only use pacer for the case summarys. Will adding recap cause the fees on these to be free now or will i still be charged per page for them like i would before recap, or is that only for the dockets that makes it free?

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