Frequently Asked Questions

How can I e-sign a document sent to me by email?

If you received an email with an invitation to sign a document, you don’t need any special applications or to install software. It’s easier than ever. Open the file in signNow with the View Document option from your mail. Click on the Signature Field and choose whether to type, draw, or upload an image of your signature. By clicking Done, you’ll be able to email the document automatically back to the sender. Download your sample, if needed. If you liked how easy and quick it was, sign up for a free trial today!

How do I send a document that people can e-sign?

When you need to send your documents for signing to various recipients, don’t waste time with paper copies, take advantage of signNow and e-sign e-documents. It’s a smart solution for creating and sharing documents. Get your PDFs electronically signed in minutes instead of days. Create an account or log in, and upload your template. Click Edit Signer and add an email. You can include as many people as needed. Select Signature Field , put it anywhere in the document. Click Invite to Sign to send a document. Additionally, you may want to set an expiration date and email reminders to notify the recipient to sign.

What type of field allows me to e-sign my PDF with my finger?

signNow allows users to sign documents in three different ways: typing, drawing, or uploading an image of their signature. To choose one of them, you need to upload a PDF and open it in the editor. After that, click on the My Signature field and select the drawing option. A pop-up window where you need to sign documents with your finger will appear; click Ok and adjust the field until you like it. Once you’re happy with it, apply the changes by clicking Save and Close.

How do I make an electronic signature without a scanner?

Get rid of unnecessary steps when signing a document. Appl your signature to a PDF online without having to print or scan documents. Get started now and register a signNow account. Upload the documents you want to sign and open them in the built-in editor. Click My Signature and e-sign hassle-free. Choose how you’d like to sign: type, draw or upload your signature. signNow is compliant with all appropriate state and federal regulations regarding electronic signature, meaning every e-signature you apply is legally binding and court admissible.

How can I legally sign a PDF?

signNow provides you with an e-signature solution that meets ESIGN requirements. What that means is that PDF signed within signNow is court-admissible and legally-binding. In addition to being secure and compliant, it's easy to use. Signers (recipients of documents) don't even have to have an account to e-sign. All they have to do is accept the invitation and agree to do business digitally, and execute their assigned fields.

How can I sign a paper document and a PDF file?

If you received a paper document that you want to sign electronically, you should first scan the document and then upload it to your signNow account. If you have a PDF, then you can upload it to your account right from your device or the cloud. Open the PDF in the built-in editor and apply your electronic signature using the My Signature tool. You can draw, type, or upload an image of your signature using any device and get a fully executed document in just a couple of clicks.

How do you insert a sign area in a PDF?

When it comes to signing documents electronically, choosing a smart online solution can save you a lot of time and hassle. Consider using signNow, a powerful e-signature solution. If you have a PDF with a signing area (field) that needs to be added or filled, signNow tools are exactly what you need. Log into your account and upload a file, select Signature Field in the left-hand toolbar and put it where you need on any page. You can insert several areas (fields) and assign roles to them for every contracting party. Click Edit Signers to add the recipients’ emails. Get your PDF signed in just a few clicks.