The PCT-SAFE Demo environment has been set up to enable PCT users to practice and familiarize themselves with the PCT-SAFE system. (The Production mode is for real fully electronic filings.) In order to file to the Demo server, select the option "demo mode" when starting PCT-SAFE:
The File Manager will also indicate that the Demo mode has been selected:
Applications are created and submitted as follows:
- create the PCT-SAFE request form;
- attach the application body in XML format (created, e.g., with the PCT-SAFE Editor) or application documents, e.g., in PDF format;
- digitally sign;
- submit on-line.
For further details please see User Guides and eLearning tutorials. Note: Applications filed in the demo environment must not contain any confidential or sensitive data. A Demo receipt [PDF] will be issued confirming that the demo filing has been successfully completed. For any questions, please contact the PCT e-Services Help Desk.