How to electronically sign documents

How to Sign your Documents Electronically from any Device

The US government gave electronic signatures legal equivalence to handwritten ones in 2000 with the ESIGN Act. Since then, millions of legally binding contracts, invoices, official forms and agreements have been signed electronically all around the world. With PDFfiller, you’re able to create and collect electronic signatures for your documents faster than ever before. Make it easy for your clients and business partners to eSign your documents from any device at hand.

PDFfiller enables you to eSign documents in a few clicks. Choose the best way for you to create your electronic signature:

Sign Documents On The Go by drawing your signature on any mobile device. Open a document in PDFfiller’s Editor.
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Tap the Signature icon, then tap the area where you need to place your signature.

Create a Signature Using your Finger or select a signature if you have already uploaded one. The signature you create will be saved for future use.

digital signature wizard

Add a Signature from your Computer. Draw a signature with your mouse or touchpad and add it to your document.

eSign Documents by Typing your Name. To type a signature, click the T icon and type your name. Click Save and Use to use the signature immediately or Save to use it later. In both cases the signature will be saved in the Signature Wizard.

Add a Real Signature with a Photo. Add a legally binding signature to a document by capturing a handwritten signature with a webcam. Click the webcam icon and allow PDFfiller to access your camera. Sign a piece of paper and hold it up to the camera so the signature fits inside the blue box, then click Take. You can then choose to make adjustments to the scan or use the signature as-is.

All signatures added in PDFfiller are legally binding under the ESIGN Act. PDFfiller verifies your signature with a stamp showing the date when you signed the document. Smart signatures verified with the PDFfiller stamp allow you to know who signed and when.

Make sure to check out the PDFfiller mobile app that enables you to sign documents on-the-go and run your business faster.

Every month, over 172M documents are edited with PDFfiller. More than 300,000 customers use this all-in-one online editor, document generator, form builder and eSignature manager to edit, eSign, share legal documents, insurance claims, tax forms, medical forms, rental applications and purchase agreements.

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