It is not the easiest to digitally sign a PDF document. You may have to print the original document, sign it, scan it, and email it to the recipient.
How do you do it more quickly?
Step 1: Do This Once – Scan Your Signature to Your Computer
You only need to do this once:
1. Sign your name on a piece of paper.
2. Scan your name on a scanner and save it as an image on your computer (jpg, gif, or png format). If you don’t have a scanner, you can go to FedEx or Staples to do so and ask them to email you the image.
Step 2A: If You Use Adobe Reader and Don’t Care Much about Security
It is actually very easy to digitally sign a PDF with the latest version of Adobe Reader. This is less secure than using Adobe Acrobat as Acrobat has more robust security settings. If you do have Acrobat and are signing a sensitive document, I recommend you refer to Step 2B instead.
For Adobe Reader, follow these steps: Read More