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Please excuse my post... I am sure that this has been addressed in the past. I am a service technician for a computer company. I have recently purchased a tablet pc for use in the field. I specifically purchased to this to eliminate the need to printing invoices and service sheets for the customer to sign. I have been doing some research on the legality of digital signatures and have discovered that a handwritten signature is not legally binding because it can be edited once signed. I am interested to see if anyone here knows of a tool within Adobe ...

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    Default Digital Ink Signatures

    Please excuse my post... I am sure that this has been addressed in the past. I am a service technician for a computer company. I have recently purchased a tablet pc for use in the field. I specifically purchased to this to eliminate the need to printing invoices and service sheets for the customer to sign. I have been doing some research on the legality of digital signatures and have discovered that a handwritten signature is not legally binding because it can be edited once signed. I am interested to see if anyone here knows of a tool within Adobe that will allow for a penned signature that locks down the doent once signed. Or if anyone knows of any other software that might do the trick. Thanks!
    Anthony_Farson@adobeforums.com Guest

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    Default Digital Ink Signatures

    Please excuse my post... I am sure that this has been addressed in the past. I am a service technician for a computer company. I have recently purchased a tablet pc for use in the field. I specifically purchased to this to eliminate the need to printing invoices and service sheets for the customer to sign. I have been doing some research on the legality of digital signatures and have discovered that a handwritten signature is not legally binding because it can be edited once signed. I am interested to see if anyone here knows of a tool within Adobe that will allow for a penned signature that locks down the doent once signed. Or if anyone knows of any other software that might do the trick. Thanks!
    Anthony_Farson@adobeforums.com Guest

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    Default Re: Digital Ink Signatures

    Read the section in the Acrobat 6 help file about digital signatures, specificaly the section Creating a New Signature appearance. You can use your own signature - saved as an image file or PDF - to sign doents. It is still a digital signature and connot be edited.
    Dorian_Grey@adobeforums.com Guest

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    Default Re: Digital Ink Signatures

    There is an answer in your duplicate post here

    Dorian Grey "Digital Ink Signatures" 5/3/04 3:59am </cgi-bin/webx?13.3bb3e74f/0>
    Dorian_Grey@adobeforums.com Guest

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