EDGAR Resources

EDGAR Filer Manual

Effective 7/17/17

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All files listed below are in PDF format .
VOLUME 1 - General Information (Version 28)
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Table of Contents (detailed)
Preface
Chapter 1 Introduction to Volume I
Chapter 2 General Information for Filers
Chapter 3 Becoming an EDGAR Filer
Chapter 4 Generating EDGAR Access Codes
Chapter 5 Maintenance of Company Data
Chapter 6 Introduction to Filing on EDGAR
Appendix A Glossary of Commonly Used Terms, Acronyms, and Abbreviations 
Appendix B Frequently Asked Questions
Appendix C Automated Name Conformance Rules
Index Index to EDGAR Filer Manual  Volume I
 
VOLUME II - EDGAR Filing (Version 42)
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Table of Contents (detailed)
Preface
Chapter 1 Introduction to Volume II
Chapter 2 Quick Guide to EDGAR Filing
Chapter 3 Index to Forms
Chapter 4 Filing Fee Information
Chapter 5 Constructing Attached Documents and Document Types
Chapter 6 Interactive Data
Chapter 7 Preparing and Transmitting EDGARLink Online Submission
Chapter 8 Preparing and Transmitting Online Submissions
Chapter 9 Filer Constructed XML Submissions
Chapter 10 Determining the Status of Your Filing
Appendix A Messages Reported by EDGAR
Appendix B Frequently Asked Questions
Appendix C EDGAR Submission Types
Appendix D Paper Forms
Appendix E Automated Conformance Rules for EDGAR Data Fields
Appendix F Glossary of Commonly Used Terms, Acronyms and Abbreviations 
Index Index to EDGAR Filer Manual Volume II

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