Quickly opening patent PDF or downloading text into the open Word document


ClaimMaster lets you to quickly open a patent PDF or download the text of claims or full specifications into the currently open Word document.



Getting Started

To start a quick patent download, perform the following steps:


  • In Word 2007 or later - from the ClaimMaster Ribbon, click on the Downloading Tools menu, then Quick Patent Download:



  • In Word 2003 or earlier - from the ClaimMaster toolbar, select Downloading Tools, then Quick Patent Download:




Feature Options

Once this operation is selected, you will be prompted with a dialog where you can enter the desired patent/publication number for download:  



    1. List the patent or publication number in the format accepted by the USPTO or EPO websites.
    2. Specify whether you want to download the full text of the document or just the claims
    3. Press this button to start the download into the open Word document. The text of the claims/specification will be downloaded directly into the currently open Word document.
    4. Press this button to download the PDF of the specified patent/publication.  The PDF file will be immediately opened once downloaded.