Creating Digital Signature Fields

PDF Studio can create new, unsigned digital signature fields in a document. This is can be used to create a document that requires a signature and to add a signature field so that a digital signature can be applied.


How to Create a Digital Signature Field

  1. Open a document to add a digital signature field to
  2. Click on the Digital Signature button on the toolbar or go to Security > Add Signature Field on the menu bar
  3. When the tool is started, the cursor will become a crosshair to mark the location for the new field on the document.  Drag a rectangle to create the desired signature field size
  4. After the field is created, a signature can be immediately applied or the field can be clicked on to apply a digital signature.

Note: To create a signature field using the form editing mode instead see how to add a Form Signature field.