Check USCIS Forms You May Need to File an application

We compiled USCIS forms that most applicants are required to fill in, including a wide range of visas such as for special immigrants to request deferred action or waiver of inadmissibility. You can press Ctrl + F and type a keyword to locate a form you need. If you want to see an exhaustive list, click here.

1. U.S. Citizenship and Green Card

Form: I-9

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Application
Verifies the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the U.S. This includes citizens and noncitizens. Both employees and employers must complete the form.N/AN/A

Form: I-90

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Application
Used by lawful permanent residents (LPR) and permanent residents in commuter status to apply for replacement or renewal of existing Permanent Resident Cards.
Conditional permanent residents may also use this application to apply for replacement of an existing Permanent Resident Card.
$455Available

Form: I-129F

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Application
Used to bring 1) your fiancé(e) (K-1) and children (K-2) to the U.S. so you may marry your fiancé(e); or 2) spouse (K-3) and their children (K-4) to the U.S. to apply for LPR status.$535

No filing fee for a K-3 spouse who is filing I-129F as the spouse of a U.S. citizen.
N/A

Form: I-130

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Application
Used if you are a U.S. citizen or LPR. You need to establish your relationship to an eligible relative who wishes to come to or remain in the U.S. permanently and get a Permanent Resident Card.
Submitting Form I-130 is the first step in helping an eligible relative apply to immigrate to the U.S. and get Green Card. The filing or approval of this petition does not give your relative any immigration status or benefit.
$535Available

Form: I-131A

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Application
Used if you are a LPR, including an LPR with conditions, and wish to apply for a travel document (carrier documentation) that allows you to board an airline or other transportation carrier without the airline or transportation carrier being penalized.$575Available

Form: I-134

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Application
Used to sponsor a visa applicant and show they will not become public charges while in the U.S. You must file a separate affidavit for each applicant.N/AN/A

Form: I-140

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Application
Used to petition for an alien worker to become a permanent resident in the U.S.$700N/A

Form: I-191

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Application
Used if you are a LPR and wish to file for relief under former INA section 212(c).N/AN/A

Form: I-360

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Application
Used to classify an alien as:
  • An Amerasian (born after Dec. 31, 1950, and before Oct. 23, 1982);
  • The widow(er) of a U.S. citizen;
  • A self-petitioning spouse or child of an abusive U.S. citizen or LPR under VAWA;
  • A self-petitioning parent of an abusive U.S. citizen under VAWA; or
  • A special immigrant. We define a special immigrant as one of the following:
    • Religious worker;
    • Panama Canal company employee, Canal Zone government employee, or U.S. government in the Canal Zone employee;
    • Physician licensed and practicing medicine in a U.S. state as of Jan. 9, 1978;
    • International organization or NATO-6 employee or family member;
    • Juvenile who needs the protection of a juvenile court because they have been abused, neglected or abandoned by a parent;
    • U.S. armed forces member;
    • Afghan or Iraqi national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. government as a translator;
    • Iraqi national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. government in Iraq or
    • An Afghan national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. government or the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan; or
    • Broadcasters for the United States Agency for Global Media (USAGM) or for a USAGM grantee.
    Other classifications not listed above may also be eligible to use Form I-360. Please read the form instructions for more information.
$435

You are exempt from paying the fee if you are:
  • An Amerasian;
  • A self-petitioning abused spouse or child of a U.S. citizen or permanent resident under VAWA;
  • A self-petitioning abused parent of a U.S. citizen under VAWA;
  • A Special Immigrant Juveniles;
  • An Iraqi national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. government in Iraq; or
  • An Afghan national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. government in Afghanistan.
N/A

Form: I-485

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Application
Used by a person in the U.S. to apply for LPR statusVaries. Click here.N/A

Form: I-485 supp A

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Application
Used to provide USCIS with additional information if you are seeking to adjust status under section 245(i) of the INA.$1,000

NO fee if you are:
  • An unmarried child under 17 years of age, or
  • The spouse or the unmarried child under 21 years of age of a legalized alien and you are qualified for and have applied for voluntary departure under the family unity program.
N/A

Form: I-485 supp J

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Application
  • Used to confirm that the job offered to you in I-140, Petition for noncitizen Worker, remains a bona fide job offer that you intend to accept once USCIS approves your I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status; OR
  • Used to request job portability under INA section 204(j) to a new, full-time, permanent job offer that you intend to accept once USCIS approves your I-485. The new job offer must be in the same or a similar occupational classification as the job offered to you in the I-140 that is the basis of your I-485
N/AN/A

Form: I-526

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Application
Used if you are an investor who wishes to immigrate to the U.S.$3,675N/A

Form: I-600

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Application
U.S. citizens use this form to request that USCIS classify an orphan as an immediate relative. The U.S. citizen adoptive parent or legal custodian files the petition to finalize the immigration process of a child who is not habitually resident in a Hague Convention country.$775N/A

Form: I-601

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Application
If you are inadmissible to the U.S. and are seeking an immigrant visa, adjustment of status, certain nonimmigrant statuses, or certain other immigration benefits, you must file this form to seek a waiver of certain grounds of inadmissibility.$930N/A

Form: I-601A

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Application
Certain immigrant visa applicants who are relatives of U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents may use this application to request a provisional waiver of the unlawful presence grounds of inadmissibility under INA section 212 (a)(9)(B), before departing the U.S. to appear at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate for an immigrant visa interview.
If you are applying for adjustment status to become a lawful permanent resident, use this form to establish that you are not inadmissible to the United States on public health grounds.
$630N/A

Form: I-693

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Application
If you are applying for adjustment status to become a lawful permanent resident, use this form to establish that you are not inadmissible to the United States on public health grounds.$0.
(However, you may be charged by civil surgeons for medical examinations.)
N/A

Form: I-694

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Application
Used to notify USCIS that an alien who was denied permanent residence, temporary residence or a waiver of grounds of inadmissibility under the amnesty program provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA) is appealing the decision to the USCIS Administrative Appeals Office.$890N/A

Form: I-698

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Application
Used to apply for adjustment to permanent resident status under the amnesty program provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA).$1,670N/A

Form: I-751

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Application
Used if you are a conditional permanent resident who obtained status through marriage and want to apply to remove the conditions on your permanent resident status.$595N/A

Form: I-765

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Application
Certain aliens who are in the U.S. may file I-765, Application for Employment Authorization, to request employment authorization and an Employment Authorization Document (EAD). Other aliens whose immigration status authorizes them to work in the U.S. without restrictions may also use I-765 to apply to USCIS for an EAD that shows such authorization.
Used if you are a conditional permanent resident who obtained status through entrepreneurship and want to remove the conditions on your residence.
$410

You may be exempt from paying the filing fee. See the form instructions for more information.
N/A

Form: I-829

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Application
Used if you are a conditional permanent resident who obtained status through entrepreneurship and want to remove the conditions on your residence.$3,750N/A

Form: I-864

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Application
Most family-based immigrants and some employment-based immigrants use this form to show they have adequate means of financial support and are not likely to rely on the U.S. government for financial support.There is no fee if the sponsored immigrant files this form with USCIS or abroad with the Department of State (DOS); however DOS does charge a fee if they file in the U.S. For more information, visit the Department of State website.N/A

Form: I-864W

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Application
Used to establish that applicant is exempt from the Form I-864 requirements.There is no fee if the sponsored immigrant files this form with USCIS or abroad with the Department of State (DOS); however DOS does charge a fee if they file in the U.S. For more information, visit the Department of State website.N/A

Form: N-300

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Application
Used if you are a permanent resident and want to declare your intent to become a U.S. citizen. This form is not required for naturalization, but some states may require it if you wish to conduct certain business with that state.$270N/A

Form: N-400

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Application
Used to apply for U.S. citizenship.$640

No fee is required for military applicants filing under section 328 or 329 of the INA.
Available

Form: N-426

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Application
Applicants for naturalization use this form to request that the Department of Defense verify their military or naval service.N/AN/A

Form: N-470

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Application
Used if you are a LPR who must leave the U.S. for one year or longer for certain employment purposes and you want to preserve your status as an immigrant to pursue naturalization.$355N/A

Form: N-565

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Application
Used to apply for a replacement Declaration of Intention; Naturalization Certificate; Certificate of Citizenship; or Repatriation Certificate; or to apply for a special certificate of naturalization as a U.S. citizen to be recognized by a foreign country.$555

No fee is required if you select Item C. in Item Number 2. of Part 2. of the application.
Available

Form: N-600

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Application
Used to apply for a Certificate of Citizenship.$1,170

There is no fee if you are a member or veteran of the U.S. armed forces.
Available

Form: N-600K

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Application
Children who regularly reside in a foreign country may use this form to claim U.S. citizenship based on their parents.$1,170Available

Form: N-658

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Application
Use this form if you are applying for U.S. citizenship and need to request an exception to the English and civics testing requirements for naturalization because of physical or developmental disability or mental impairment.N/AN/A

2. Non-immigrant Visa

Form: I-9

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Application
Verifies the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the U.S. All U.S. employers must complete Form I-9 for each individual they hire for employment in the U.S. This includes citizens and noncitizens. Both employees and employers must complete the form.N/AN/A

Form: I-102

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Application
Used if you are a nonimmigrant and need to apply for a new or replacement I-94 or I-95, Nonimmigrant Arrival-Departure Document.$445N/A

Form: I-129

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Application
Petitioners use this form to file on behalf of a nonimmigrant worker to come to the U.S. temporarily to perform services or labor, or to receive training, as an H-1B, H-2A, H-2B, H-3, L-1, O-1, O-2, P-1, P-1S, P-2, P-2S, P-3, P-3S, Q-1 or R-1 nonimmigrant worker.
Petitioners may also use this form to request an extension of stay in or change of status to E-1, E-2, E-3, H-1B1 or TN, or one of the above classifications for an alien.
$460N/A

Form: I-129F

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Application
Used to petition to bring your resident status:
  • Fiancé(e) (K-1) and their children (K-2) to the U.S. so you may marry your fiancé(e); or
  • Spouse (K-3) and their children (K-4) to the U.S. to apply for lawful permanent resident status.
$535

There is no filing fee for a K-3 spouse (as designated in 8 CFR 214.1(a)(2)) who is filing Form I-129F as the spouse of a U.S. citizen.
N/A

Form: I-129S

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Application
Used to classify alien employees as L-1 nonimmigrant intracompany transferees (executives, managers, or specialized knowledge professionals) under a previously approved blanket L petition.USCIS may require you to pay a $500 Fraud Prevention and Detection Fee. (See this webpage for more information about this fee.) If you must pay the $500 fee, you may also be subject to paying a $4,500 fee, mandated by Public Law 114-113. See the Fee Increase for Certain H-1B and L-1 Petitions (Public Law 114-113) page.N/A

Form: I-192

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Application
Used if you want to apply for advance permission to temporarily enter the U.S. and you are an:
  • Inadmissible nonimmigrant and already have the appropriate documents; or
  • Applicant for T or U nonimmigrant status
$930

USCIS will accept a fee waiver request in accordance with 8 CFR 103.7(c)(5) for applicants for T or U nonimmigrant status. For more information, see the webpages on fee waivers and paying immigration fees.
N/A

Form: I-539

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Application
The following groups use this form:
  • Certain nonimmigrants extending their stay or changing to another nonimmigrant status;
  • CNMI residents applying for an initial grant of status;
  • F and M nonimmigrants applying for reinstatement; and,
  • Persons seeking V nonimmigrant status or an extension of stay as a V nonimmigrant.
$370

Exceptions:
  • Individuals changing into or out of A-1, A-2, A-3, G-1, G-2, G-3, G-4, G-5, NATO-1, NATO-2, NATO-3, NATO-4, NATO-5, or NATO-6 status are not required to submit either the filing fee or the biometric services fee.
  • Individuals changing into or extending H-4, L-2, E-1, E-2, E-2C, E-3, or E-3D nonimmigrant status are not required to submit the biometric services fee, effective May 17, 2021 – May 17, 2023.
N/A

Form: I-612

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Application
J-1 and J-2 visas holders and their families may use this form to apply for a waiver of the two-year foreign residence requirement.$930N/A

Form: I-690

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Application
Use this form to apply for a waiver of inadmissibility if you are an applicant for adjustment of status under section 245A or 210 of the Immigration and Nationality Act.$715N/A

https://www.uscis.gov/i-765

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Application
Certain aliens who are in the U.S. may file Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization, to request employment authorization and an Employment Authorization Document (EAD). Other aliens whose immigration status authorizes them to work in the U.S. without restrictions may also use Form I-765 to apply to USCIS for an EAD that shows such authorization.$410

You may be exempt from paying the filing fee. See the form instructions for more information.
Available

Form: I-914

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Application
Used to request temporary immigration benefits if you are a victim of a severe form of trafficking in persons, also known as human trafficking.N/AN/A

Form: I-918

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Application
If you are an alien and are a victim of a qualifying criminal activity, use this form to petition for temporary immigration benefits for yourself and your qualifying family members, as appropriate.N/AN/A

3. Case Status

Form: G-1145

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Application
Used to request a text message and/or email when USCIS accepts your form.N/AN/A

Form: I-824

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Application
Used to request additional action on a previously approved application or petition.$465N/A

Form: I-907

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Application
Employers may use this form to request faster processing of Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker, and Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker. However, premium processing for I-129 R-1 classification is only eligible after the petitioner passes an on-site inspection.$2,500 if you are filing I-129 requesting E-1, E-2, E-3, H-1B, H-3, L (including blanket L-1), O, P, Q, or TN nonimmigrant classification.

$1,500 if you are filing I-129 requesting H-2B or R nonimmigrant classification.

$2,500 if you are filing Form I-140 requesting EB-1, EB-2, or EB-3 immigrant visa classification.
N/A

Form: N-336

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Application
Used to request a hearing before an immigration officer on the denial of your Form N-400, Application for Naturalization.$700

If you filed Form N-400 as a member of the U.S. armed forces (under sections 328 or 329 of the INA) and USCIS denied your application, you do not need to pay a fee to file Form N-336.
Available

4. Others

Form: AR-11

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Application
Most individuals can change their address:
  • Through your existing USCIS online account if you filed your form online; or
  • Filing Form AR-11, Alien’s Change of Address Card, online.
N/AAvailable

Form: EOIR-29

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Application
Used to appeal a USCIS decision on a Form I-130 or I-360 Widow(er).$110N/A

Form: G-325A

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Application
Used to provide biographic information when submitting a request for deferred action to USCIS.N/AN/A

Form: I-131

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Application
Used to apply for a re-entry permit, refugee travel document, or advance parole travel document, including parole into the U.S. for humanitarian reasons.VariesN/A

Form: I-212

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Application
If you are inadmissible under the INA section 212(a)(9)(A) or (C), use this form to ask for consent to reapply for admission to the U.S. (consent to reapply) so you can lawfully return to the U.S. Consent to reapply is also called “permission to reapply.”$930N/A

Form: I-290B

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Application
Used to file:
  • An appeal with the Administrative Appeals Office (AAO);
  • A motion with the USCIS office that issued the latest decision in your case (including a field office, service center, or the AAO); or
  • Certain appeals of the denial of an ICE Form I-17, “Petition for Approval of School for Attendance by Nonimmigrant Student” with the ICE Student and Exchange Visitor Program.
$675

If you are a special immigrant Iraqi or Afghan national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. government, you do not need to pay a fee when you file I-290B to appeal a denial of a petition for a special immigrant visa.
N/A

Form: I-589

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Application
Used to apply for asylum in the U.S. and for withholding of removal (formerly called “withholding of deportation”). You may file for asylum if you are physically in the U.S. and you are not a U.S. citizen.$0N/A

Form: I-602

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Application
Used if you are a refugee who has been found inadmissible to the U.S. for reasons such as felony conviction or health conditions and you want to apply for a waiver of inadmissibility for humanitarian reasons, family unity, or national interest.N/AN/A

Form: I-730

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Application
If you were admitted to the U.S. as a principal refugee or if you were granted status in the U.S. as a principal asylee within the previous two years, you may use this form to request follow-to-join benefits for your spouse and/or unmarried children under 21 years of age only.
In some cases, USCIS may grant a waiver of the 2-year filing deadline for humanitarian reasons. See the Form I-730 Instructions for more information.
N/AN/A

Form: I-821

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Application
If you are an eligible national of a designated country, use this form to apply for Temporary Protected Status (TPS). When filing an initial TPS application or re-registering for TPS, you can also request an EAD by submitting a completed Form I-765, Request for Employment Authorization, when you file Form I-821.Varies.N/A

Form: I-821D

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Application
Used to request that USCIS consider granting or renewing deferred action on a case-by-case basis using guidelines described in the Secretary of Homeland Security's memorandum issued June 15, 2012.$495N/A

Form: I-881

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Application
Use this form if you are an alien who is eligible to apply for suspension of deportation or special rule cancellation of removal under the Nicaraguan Adjustment and Central American Relief Act (NACARA).$285

All immediate family members who file their applications in a single package with USCIS are eligible for the family filing fee of $570

If you file this form with the immigration court, the fee is $165 for one or more applicants in the same proceeding. However, this fee is not required if USCIS does not grant your application and refer it to the immigration court for further proceedings.
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5. USCIS Fees

Form: G-1450

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Application
Used to pay any fees for a form submitted to a USCIS lockbox and for Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status, for US nonimmigrants processed at the Nebraska Service Center. You may pay with a credit card issued by a U.S. bank, at no additional cost. We cannot accept a credit card issued by a foreign bank. Not all service centers are able to process credit card payments.N/AN/A

Form: I-912

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Application
Used to request a fee waiver (or submit a written request) for certain immigration forms and services based on a demonstrated inability to pay. For the list of forms and services that are eligible for a fee waiver, see the list below, go to uscis.gov/feewaiver, or read 8 CFR 103.7(c)(3).N/AN/A

Form: I-942

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Application
Used to request a reduced filing fee for Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, if your documented annual household income is greater than 150 percent but not more than 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Guidelines at the time you file.
If you qualify for a reduced filing fee, you must still pay the full biometric services fee along with the reduced fee.
N/AN/A

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