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, digital ID, mobile-ID or Smart-ID) and a signing solution (e.g. ID-software or RIA DigiDoc mobile app).
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- Digital signing in RIA DigiDoc mobile application
- For organisations that sign large quantities of documents using DigiDoc4 Client and RIA DigiDoc mobile application.
- Log file generation in DigiDoc4 Client
- DigiDoc4 Client – Error: OCSP responder is not trusted! No certificate for this responder in local certstore!
- You wish to add a digital signature using a computer
Digital signing in RIA DigiDoc mobile application
Digitally signing documents with the RIA DigiDoc mobile app is very easy for mobile-ID, Smart-ID and ID-card users. Step-by-step instructions.
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.
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:…
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…
You wish to add a digital signature using a computer
Digital signing is very simple.
Firstly, you need to know which tool you want to use for signing: your ID-card or mobile-ID. After that, launch DigiDoc4.
Is it possible to create a legally valid digital signature with other programs?
Several programs (Microsoft Word, Open Office, Adobe Acrobat, Thunderbird) offer the possibility of digital signing. Unfortunately, if the timestamping service has not been used to sign them, these signatures may not be equal to a…
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…
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.
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.
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?