Add Signature Field to PDF

Adding a signature field to a PDF using DynamicPDF Core Suite is straightforward.

How to Add Signature Field to PDF in C#

The following steps and sample code illustrates adding a signature field to PDF document using DynamicPDF Core Suite.

The following steps are for creating an unsigned document that allows signing. See Digitial Signature for an example on signing a PDF.

Steps for Adding Signature Field to a PDF Document

  1. Create a Document object.
  2. Create a Page object and set the PageSize to Letter in the constructor.
  3. Create a Signature object and set the properties.
  4. Add the Signature instance to the Page instance.
  5. Add the Page instance to the Document instance.
  6. Save the PDF document.

Sample Code - C#

Document document = new Document();
Page page = new Page(PageSize.Letter);
Signature signature = new Signature("MySigField", 10, 10, 300, 100);
OpenTypeFont font  = new OpenTypeFont("fontname");
signature.Font = font;
signature.LeftPanel.TextColor = RgbColor.Red;  

GitHub Project

Clone or view the example project at GitHub. This example code is contained in the Examples/AddSignatureExample.cs file.

Clone or View Example Project on GitHub

Getting Started

NuGet Package

DynamicPDF Core Suite is available on NuGet and is part of the ceTe.DynamicPDF.CoreSuite.NET package. The easiest way to install the package is through the Visual Studio Package Manager. You can also download the package directly from NuGet.

NuGet Package ID: ceTe.DynamicPDF.CoreSuite.NET

DynamicPDF Core Suite Information

DynamicPDF Core Suite contains over 75 page elements so you can add rich content to the PDFs you create:

  • Images
  • Text Objects (TextArea and Label)
  • HTML
  • Barcodes (47 types)
  • Form Fields
  • Charts

More information can be found on the DynamicPDF Core Suite webpage.

Available on Other Platforms

DynamicPDF Core Suite is available for the Java and COM/ActiveX platforms. Refer to the respective product pages for more details.

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