A digital signature is an electronic signature that has the same legal validity as a handwritten signature. Digital signing is very simple. You will only need a digital document (e.g. an ID-card, digi-ID, mobile-ID or Smart-ID) and a signing solution (e.g. ID software or RIA DigiDoc mobile app).
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- What do signer role/resolution mean and how to add them to the document?
- DigiDoc4 Client – Error: OCSP responder is not trusted! No certificate for this responder in local certstore!
- How does a person, who does not have DigiDoc4 Client, see digital signatures? Where can you check digital signatures?
What do signer role/resolution mean and how to add them to the document?
You can add details to the container about your association with the documents and signature in free text. Adding this information is not mandatory, however your employer or service provider may require it when signing documents…
DigiDoc4 Client – Error: OCSP responder is not trusted! No certificate for this responder in local certstore!
This error is displayed when the computer does not have the necessary certificates to verify a signature. Usually the solution is to install the latest ID-software that has all the necessary certificates for verifying different signatures. The newest…
How does a person, who does not have DigiDoc4 Client, see digital signatures? Where can you check digital signatures?
If you have a card reader and ID-card then you can use Dokobit portal. Besides checking digital signatures, Dokobit portal can also be used to digitally sign documents. DigiDoc4 Client can be used to open documents…
Digital signing with Finnish ID-cards
Did you know that DigiDoc4 allows you to conveniently and rapidly verify digital signatures given with the Finnish ID card and sign documents using the Finnish ID card? Or that a signature given with the Finnish ID-card is not at a level equivalent to a digital signature given with the Estonian ID card?
Signing and encryption with a digital seal (crypto-stick)
To use a digital seal and encryption certificate issued on a crypto-stick with DIgiDoc4, you will need:
SafeNet Authentication Client installed on your computer in addition to the ID-software.
For organisations that sign large quantities of documents using DigiDoc4 Client and RIA DigiDoc mobile application.
All ID card, digital ID and/or mobile-ID holders have an allotted number of free digital signatures every calendar month. The limit affects signing for personal use and only digital signatures executed through ID-software.
Signing with Lithuanian mobile-ID and verifying signatures in the DigiDoc4 Client
Digital signatures given with Lithuanian mobile-ID can be conveniently verified via DIgiDoc4.
Saving e-signature confirmation page
Using DigiDoc4, the e-signature confirmation page can be saved and printed. The confirmation page displays data on the signed files and the signers.
Digital signing with Latvian and Lithuanian ID-cards
Did you know that DigiDoc4 allows you to validate digital signatures given with the Latvian and Lithuanian ID card as well? And that you can use the Lithuanian and Latvian ID cards for signing?
Log file generation in DigiDoc4 Client
With the DigiDoc4 Client you can generate and save a libdigidocpp library log file. By default, log file generation is disabled in the DigiDoc4 Client. To generate a log file, follow these steps: Step 1:…