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Topic: Good Explanation of Digital Signatures in PDF
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 53551
From: bokumo
Date: 5/29/2002 04:59 PM

Hi Everyone,

I'm fairly new to PDF and these forums, so forgive me if I'm posting my question to the wrong group, but I need to know how digital signatures work in PDF. Specifically I would like to know why you can sign PDFs with Acrobat, but not with the free Acrobat Reader. Is there any reason other than Adobe just chose to not expose the digital signature API in the Reader? Are there any good ways to get around this?

Thanks in advance,
Jason

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