PDF Impress supports two different methods of creating images of a hand written signature used in a Digital Signature or in a Stamp task, additionally to loading scanned image* from the file. Such image of hand written signature can be used on any page and any location in a document or even on multiple pages if used with Stamp task. Multiple different stamps can be applied to the same document. When you use Digital Signature, image will be included into Digital Signature Appearance together with your custom Text (e.g. date, signer name, etc.).

The simplest method is to type your name. Follow these steps in Stamp or Digital Signature task:

  1. Click on Create button.
  2. Chose Type my signature from pull down menu.
  3. Type your name and click Ok.


More authentic method is to use a webcam. Follow these steps in Stamp or Digital Signature task:

  1. Click on Create button.
  2. Chose Use a webcam from pull down menu.
  3. Write your signature on a piece of white paper and hold it in front of a webcam.
  4. Click on Capture to snap a picture of your signature.
  5. Press and hold the left mouse button to select the area around your signature.
  6. You can apply filters such as Black and White, Greyscale, BW Contours or Original if you don’t want to use filters.
  7. When you are happy with your result, click on Accept.

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Note*: If you are using scanned image for Stamp or Appearance image in Digital Signature use one of the following formats: bmp, gif, jpeg, jpg, tiff, tif, png, mng, pbm, pgm, ppm, xbm, or xpm.

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