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Do you want to know how to insert an electronic signature into PDF? This is the easiest tutorial you will get.
Not everyone who wants to use e-Sign knows how to sign a PDF file electronically. If you need help in understanding how to e sign PDF, this is where you will have all your questions answered. We have put together a tutorial on how to electronically sign PDF that is easily understandable for everyone and covers how to e sign a PDF by yourself. This document also helps on how to ask others to sign a PDF file electronically.
It was never so easy to edit, maintain, modify and deliver your digitally signed PDF files before Wondershare eSign+. You have the option to add an "Access Code" when you upload your PDF to eSign+, which provides extra end-to-end security to the document. You can either draw, type or upload a scanned signature as per convenience. It keeps your signature safe and makes it easier to insert it in your uploaded PDF files.
Highlights of eSign+:
1. How to Ask for Others to Electronically Sign a PDF
Uploading PDF files to eSign+ is a piece of cake. After login, you will be redirected to your home where you can see the graphic representation of your account activities. There you will see a big blue button with text "Send New Document". Click on this button and you will be given an option to upload a PDF file. Click on the (+) icon, and you can select the intended PDF from your computer.
After uploading your file, right on the next screen, you can easily add recipient's email and click (+) sign to add more than one. You can also set your turn for signature by selecting "Sign First" or "Sign Last".
You can also set signature locations for other recipients by clicking on "Next" after writing a custom message for them. This screen will have the settings to specify a signature location for each party involved.
Writing a custom message with subjects enables the involved parties to understand important information clearly. After writing it and setting signature position, you can "Send" the document for signing. The recipients will receive the document and they can sign it and send it back through email.
The properly signed PDF file will arrive at you as soon as all the other parties have signed it in order and sent it back to you. You can keep the document on eSign+ website which is very secure. You can then access it from any device at any place and anytime.
2. How to Electronically Sign a PDF by Yourself
You can create your electronic signature by either uploading a copy of your signature, draw or even type. All you have to do is, log in with your credentials on eSign+ and look for the middle left of your account's Home Page. Just below your name and e-mail address, there is a blue link named "Create Signature".
Click on it, and you will get another box where you can "Draw" your signature with touchpad or mouse using our marker. If you're comfortable with typing your name or initials as a password, you can click "Type" just on the right of "Draw". This will open a space where you can type your signature. Alternatively, you can click on "Upload", located just to the right of "Type" option and upload a photo of your signature.
For uploading your PDF file, look for a blue button on your account's home page named "Send New Document" and select that. Click the + icon to upload your document. Just click "Next" twice to get the page where you can add recipients and there you can add your email.
When you reach the editing window, select your email address from the list on the left and select your signature location. After that, drag and drop your signature to that location to insert it. After that, click on "Send for Signature".
After you receive the properly signed document, you can save it in your eSign+ account and open it on any device at your wish. It will be at the safest place!
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