How to use Adobe Acrobat's Digital ID to sign documents?

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This article will go over using Adobe Reader to sign PDF documents using Digital ID. You will need Adobe Acrobat.

  1. How to setup your Digital ID

How to setup your Digital ID

Step 1:

Open a PDF that requires a signature, click on the signature field, and then click Configure Digital ID

Sign here in a PDF

After clicking sign here

Step 2:

Choose Create a new Digital ID.

Create a new Digital ID

Step 3:

Choose Save to File.

Signature save location.

Step 4:

Fill out your information like the example below.

Digital ID information

Step 5:

Set a password for your signature and choose a save location for it.

Save the signature

Step 6:

Now choose your Digital ID from the list, click Continue, and review your signature.

Review the signature

Step 7:

If your signature information looks correct, click sign. Will you be asked to save your PDF as a copy.

The final signature

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