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Windows 7: Trying to Add digital signature in Word

26 Nov 2012   #1

windows 7 64 bit
Trying to Add digital signature in Word


I am trying to add a public digital signature in word but am unable to do so. when I try to protect the document and go into 'protect document' --- 'add a digital signature' and selct change to change the signature it only displays my local signature ( I would like to use a different signature like a public or trusted signature.

Is thier any way I can do this?

Your help will be greatly appreciated. thank You

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28 Nov 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Some information about Digital Signatures here:
Add or remove a digital signature in Office documents - Word -
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