The Digital Signature Viewing Screen has 2 sections:
The upper section:
Select between the "Hand" cursor and the "Cross hair"
the "Hand" cursor gets used when you want to move
the page around in order to choose the location for the digital
signature place holder. You can also use the scrollbars to do this.
the "Cross hair" cursor gets used to draw the digital signature
Select the specific page on which you want the Digital
Signature to be applied, you can:
go to the first page
go to the previous page
move to the next page
go to the last page
Make the document larger using the zoom factor
The lower section:
Once you have selected the page and position you want the Digital
Signature to be placed, press the crosshair button and draw the Placeholder
for the image of your Digital Signature:
position the cursor where you want the signature image to start
press the left mouse button
drag your mouse and a shaded placeholder will appear in that area:
check box if you want to save the signature position and use it for future
uses. This is helpful if you have to digitally sign multiple documents that
have similar formatting. Once saved you can use the Use Saved
Position option on the PDF Options Signature Tab
to sign your files using a visible signature without being prompted with the
digital signature signing screen.
When you are all set, press to
complete processing of your Digitally signed PDF file.
The following is an example of a PDF file signed using a visible Digital
If you decide NOT to create a Signed PDF file press .
You will be presented with 3 possible choices:
Create this PDF file with an Invisible Digital
Signature. The document will be verifiable based on its Digital
Signature. There will simply be no graphical reference on the PDF page
or pages but the Digital Signature will be present and the Security
flag ("Show Signatures") will be visible when viewing the PDF
Create this PDF file with no Digital Signature at all. The
resulting file will be a normal unsigned PDF file.
Abort PDF creation (stop processing a new PDF file now). This will
not produce any output at all.