How to Apply Digital Signature?



Overview

Digital signatures are becoming increasingly common in the business world and, in many cases, are required especially if you frequently email PDF documents containing sensitive information. Creating a digital signature for PDF documents is an easy way to safeguard and authenticate your documents. The option to create a digital signature is built in PDFEase PDF Utilities. Once you set up the signature, you can add it to any PDF document that you create.


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Step. Apply A Digital Signature

Launch PDFEase PDF Utilities and click "Tools" tab. Then click "Apply a Digital Signature". Enter information in each box:

Input File Name - click "Browse" to select the PDF file you want to apply a digital signature

Open Password - enter the password if the PDF file is encrypted.

Signature Field Name - the name of the signature field to sign. If the field with this name does not exist it will be created.

PFX file name - the path and name of the PKCS#12 certificate/private key file (.pfx file).

PFX password - the password to open the PFX file.

Reason - an optional string indicating the reason for signing.

Location - an optional string indicating the location that the signing was done.

Contact Information - an optional string indicating the contact information of the signer.


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