moderated Re: Adding signature to MS word document


Richard Turner <richardturner42@...>
 

The Digital signature market seems to have come about because of all the remote transactions, even pre-Covid.

 

Personally, I would go with a scan of my signature.

 

 

 

 

 

Richard

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From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brian Vogel
Sent: Friday, December 4, 2020 4:03 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Adding signature to MS word document

 

A scanned signature is not the same thing as a digital signature.

Just like many organizations will accept, say, a FAX copy of an original document with signature, they'll also accept anything else that produces what looks like the originator's actual signature when printed.  When I submit billing sheets to the Virginia DBVI they all have a scanned copy of my signature inserted on the signature line, in Excel, in that case.

Digital signatures are a thing of their own.
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