PAIR Uploader v3.0  is a tool that helps in uploading the documents in bulk into USPTO PAIR.

After the initial setup, users can drag and drop the EFS ready documents into the corresponding categories/folders and the tool takes care of the rest.

Link Version Size Last Updated
PAIR Uploader
V3.0 13 MB 11/22/2016

Download PAIR Uploader 4

  1. Click setup.exe followed by the Run button to start installation.
  2. After installation, Open the PAIR Uploader tool from
    Start Menu  4 All programs  4 PAIRUploader V3.0

How to use the tool

  1. Click the 'Certificate Settings' button and browse the certificate and enter the password in pop up window.

  2. The tool has the main screen to enter application information by the user.

  3. File upload using drag and drop

    After filling the application data, the user can upload the files by dragging and dropping into respective category. List of document categories and its document descriptions are displayed in tree structure.

    The user can drag single/multiple files from any folder and drop them on the respective document description. The files dropped to each document description will be shown in a list based on the selected description. The user can also remove the files from the list before submitting them to USPTO PAIR.

    'Update All Categories' button is provided to update the categories from USPTO.

    'Clear All Uploaded Files' button is provided to clear the files dropped into respective categories.

    'Submit' button is provided to start the upload process.

Upload Process

  1. The crawler will open the USPTO Private PAIR login page in a new web browser.
  2. Then the crawler will automatically navigate to the e-filing (Registered) page and start to fill the application data such as e-filer details, application details and inventor details etc., which were provided in input screen of the tool.
  3. Files dropped in each categories of the tools page will be uploaded to the respective categories in USPTO Private PAIR.
  4. The upload process ends after all the files are uploaded and validated.

Supported Operating Systems

  • Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional, Home or Tablet PC Editions
  • Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
  • Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003

System Requirements IBM or compatible Pentium® processor 700 MHz or greater)

  • 256 MB RAM or greater
  • 20 MB disk space and 20 MB more during installation
  • SVGA (800 x 600 or greater) with 256 colors (1024 x 768 with 16-bit color recommended)