This blog article demonstrates how to configure an ISWord Document to use Electronic Signatures. It contains code snippets that feature in our sample eSignature Documents. These samples should provide a good base and starting point for anybody looking to develop ISWord Documents with Electronic Signature functionality.
Electronic Signature document samples can be found in the Templates folder in the finPOWER Connect installation path. The examples that follow have been taken from the Loan Contract (Fixed Term) ‘LCFT’ document and relate to Secured Signing.
Details of the standard bookmarks that can be used in your documents can be found on page 66 of the ‘Word Document and Excel Workbook Processing and Scripting Guide.pdf’, which you can download here. An example of the bookmarks available for the secured signing are on page 4 of the document, and a sample is copied below:
The Loan Contract (Fixed Term) ‘LCFT’ document has Script Constants that determine whether or not the document should be sent for Secured Signing. In this instance, the constant ‘UseElectronicSigning’ must be set to True.
Frequently asked questions
Q. Can we output the document as a Word Document, whilst using Electronic Signatures
A. No. Secured Signing documents can only output as pdf.