Before Filing that Large Rule …

Mike Broschinsky eRules, Rulemaking, Uncategorized

Stop! Read this! Rule text that is over 60 kilobytes (roughly four pages) in size has a high probability of crashing eRules. Check the size of the file (you can do this by navigating to the file using My Computer in Windows, selecting it, and viewing the file details).

For large text, follow this procedure: 1) create a file containing the words “This is a placeholder for the text for RXXX-YYYY”; 2) save this file in RTF, and upload it with the rule analysis; and 3) send an email message with the real text attached to the Rules e-mail box (rules “at”