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Just received DS-3032 and the AOS bill of $88. My case starts with GUZ so it's eligible for EP.

Am I correct about the next steps below?

1. Have foreign spouse printed out DS-3032 in email with barcode on it, fill and sign, scan, send OPTIN email to NVC.

2. Pay AOS asap with the current GUZ number

I read somewhere that my spouse should print out the DS-3032 online (one without barcode) instead, is it because the barcode indicates

non-EP NVC processing???

I can just pay the AOS ($88) fee right now, even before DS-3032 is signed, right?

Thanks in advance.


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I read somewhere that my spouse should print out the DS-3032 online (one without barcode) instead, is it because the barcode indicates

non-EP NVC processing???

I read the same thing. Your spouse should fill out and print a plain DS-3032 (the one not sent in the email). Scan it and send you the scanned DS-3032 as an attachment. You would then attach the scanned attachment to your OPTIN email.

I can just pay the AOS ($88) fee right now, even before DS-3032 is signed, right?

AOS fee can be paid at any time.


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March 26, 2009: We become a couple!
September 10, 2009: Arrived for first meeting in-person!
June 17, 2010: Arrived for second in-person meeting and start of travel together to other areas of China!
June 21, 2010: Engaged!!!
September 1, 2010: Switched course from K1 to CR-1
December 8, 2010: Wedding date set; it will be on February 18, 2011!
February 9, 2011: Depart for China
February 11, 2011: Registered for marriage in Wuhan, officially married!!!
February 18, 2011: Wedding ceremony in Shiyan!!!
April 22, 2011: Mailed I-130 to Chicago
April 28, 2011: Received NOA1 via text/email, file routed to CSC (priority date April 25th)
April 29, 2011: Updated
May 3, 2011: Received NOA1 hardcopy in mail
July 26, 2011: Received NOA2 via text/email!!!
July 30, 2011: Received NOA2 hardcopy in mail
August 8, 2011: NVC received file
September 1, 2011: NVC case number assigned
September 2, 2011: AOS invoice received, OPTIN email for EP sent
September 7, 2011: Paid AOS bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 9, 2011)
September 8, 2011: OPTIN email accepted, GZO number assigned
September 10, 2011: Emailed AOS package
September 12, 2011: IV bill invoiced
September 13, 2011: Paid IV bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 14, 2011)
September 14, 2011: Emailed IV package
October 3, 2011: Emailed checklist response (checklist generated due to typo on Form DS-230)
October 6, 2011: Case complete at NVC
November 10, 2011: Interview - APPROVED!!!
December 7, 2011: POE - Sea-Tac Airport

September 17, 2013: Mailed I-751 to CSC

September 23, 2013: Received NOA1 in mail (receipt date September 19th)

October 16, 2013: Biometrics Appointment

January 28, 2014: Production of new Green Card ordered

February 3, 2014: New Green Card received; done with USCIS until fall of 2023*

 

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Just received DS-3032 and the AOS bill of $88. My case starts with GUZ so it's eligible for EP.

Am I correct about the next steps below?

1. Have foreign spouse printed out DS-3032 in email with barcode on it, fill and sign, scan, send OPTIN email to NVC.

2. Pay AOS asap with the current GUZ number

I read somewhere that my spouse should print out the DS-3032 online (one without barcode) instead, is it because the barcode indicates

non-EP NVC processing???

I can just pay the AOS ($88) fee right now, even before DS-3032 is signed, right?

Thanks in advance.

Whats ur pd, bro?


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if 'somewhere' was my NVC EP wiki page, yer golden.


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

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Some light reading for yer weekend:

DJ Walker - http://www.visajourney.com/forums/topic/251451-uscis-nvc/

IMO, if you actually READ what's there, learning of his pitfalls along the way, and not repeating them - you should be ok.


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

-=-=-=-=-=R E A D ! ! !=-=-=-=-=-

Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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Some light reading for yer weekend:

DJ Walker - http://www.visajourney.com/forums/topic/251451-uscis-nvc/

OP, you can read of my experience with EP also.


Our journey:

Spoiler

September 2007: Met online via social networking site (MySpace); began exchanging messages.
March 26, 2009: We become a couple!
September 10, 2009: Arrived for first meeting in-person!
June 17, 2010: Arrived for second in-person meeting and start of travel together to other areas of China!
June 21, 2010: Engaged!!!
September 1, 2010: Switched course from K1 to CR-1
December 8, 2010: Wedding date set; it will be on February 18, 2011!
February 9, 2011: Depart for China
February 11, 2011: Registered for marriage in Wuhan, officially married!!!
February 18, 2011: Wedding ceremony in Shiyan!!!
April 22, 2011: Mailed I-130 to Chicago
April 28, 2011: Received NOA1 via text/email, file routed to CSC (priority date April 25th)
April 29, 2011: Updated
May 3, 2011: Received NOA1 hardcopy in mail
July 26, 2011: Received NOA2 via text/email!!!
July 30, 2011: Received NOA2 hardcopy in mail
August 8, 2011: NVC received file
September 1, 2011: NVC case number assigned
September 2, 2011: AOS invoice received, OPTIN email for EP sent
September 7, 2011: Paid AOS bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 9, 2011)
September 8, 2011: OPTIN email accepted, GZO number assigned
September 10, 2011: Emailed AOS package
September 12, 2011: IV bill invoiced
September 13, 2011: Paid IV bill (payment portal showed PAID on September 14, 2011)
September 14, 2011: Emailed IV package
October 3, 2011: Emailed checklist response (checklist generated due to typo on Form DS-230)
October 6, 2011: Case complete at NVC
November 10, 2011: Interview - APPROVED!!!
December 7, 2011: POE - Sea-Tac Airport

September 17, 2013: Mailed I-751 to CSC

September 23, 2013: Received NOA1 in mail (receipt date September 19th)

October 16, 2013: Biometrics Appointment

January 28, 2014: Production of new Green Card ordered

February 3, 2014: New Green Card received; done with USCIS until fall of 2023*

 

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Oh Hey Ryan - I totally forgot about you for moment. I think after chasing down the 'PD IS CURRENT' game for almost 2 years, this fella needs to read something else, hence the DJ Walker Thread.

But if one wants clear, concise-ness, I'll recommend yer thread anyday.

Maybe, since this is such a momumental time for him, he can fill out his timeline over at http://www.visajourney.com/timeline/profile.php?id=100329

Edited by Darnell

Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

-=-=-=-=-=R E A D ! ! !=-=-=-=-=-

Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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i read the threads. I'm at the point where AOS fee ($88) is shown PAID and GZO number is received.

However, when I try to print/email the cover sheet, I get a blank page.

With the GUZ number before, cover sheet works in the portal.

I emailed NVC about it and get no answer yet. I need to call them and ask why.

With the cover sheet I'm ready to send the AOS package right? Or do I need to wait for NVC to send me something..?

I'm missing item 1, and 4. Doing my tax tonight..

AOS Package :

1. coversheet from payment portal

2. cover letter

3. I-864

4. 2011 tax return and W2

5. tax transcripts from the previous two years

6. employment letter

7. pay stubs

8. proof of Green Card (scan copy)

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You are getting a good one! LOL dancin5hr.gif

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get on a pc running winders and IE 8, make sure the latest version adobe acrobat reader IS installed.

(this was covered in the threads)

Or do I need to wait for NVC to send me something.

(this was covered in the threads)

Good Luck !

Edited by Darnell

Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

-=-=-=-=-=R E A D ! ! !=-=-=-=-=-

Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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so, buried in the threads, you'll something about speedbumps.

using the GZO # at the portal is one of them.

wait a bit, 1 to 3 days, until you can print it again.


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

-=-=-=-=-=R E A D ! ! !=-=-=-=-=-

Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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DJ Walker had that same concern.


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

-=-=-=-=-=R E A D ! ! !=-=-=-=-=-

Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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you said you read the threads.

I offered DJ Walker's thread, early on.

You'll learn that the NVC goons know nothing of EP that is useful.


Sometimes my language usage seems confusing - please feel free to 'read it twice', just in case !
Ya know, you can find the answer to your question with the advanced search tool, when using a PC? Ditch the handphone, come back later on a PC, and try again.

-=-=-=-=-=R E A D ! ! !=-=-=-=-=-

Whoa Nelly ! Want NVC Info? see http://www.visajourney.com/wiki/index.php/NVC_Process

Congratulations on your approval ! We All Applaud your accomplishment with Most Wonderful Kissies !

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