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Automate form creation with text tags

Specially formatted text (tags) can be written in to your Word or PDF…

Copy fields from one PDF to another

Use this feature to save time setting up fields where your new PDF is…

Direct links - How To

Direct links are open web addresses where someone can e-sign a docume…

Forms logic

Form logic enables you to set up intelligent fields to react to other…

How to add a witness to a document

Adding witnesses to an esign document is easy and fast to do on Legal…

How to add file fields for signers to upload documents

If you want a signer to add files when they sign a document, perhaps…

How to add multiple signers to a document

You can add multiple signers, approvers and witnesses. Go to the PDF…

How to add your signature to PDF documents

You can automatically add your own signature to documents when you se…

How to batch document togethers and enforce a document order

Documents can be batched together so that signers can seamlessly move…

How to change a PDF document title

When you upload a PDF the file name automatically translates to the d…

How to hide borders to make fields transparent

Signer field borders can be removed, thereby making your fields entir…

How to merge PDFs into a single document

Using Legalesign PDF upload feature, you can upload and merge multipl…

How to position or align form fields

There are three options to position and align sender or signer fields…

How to re-use a PDF for signing on Legalesign

This article show you how to make re-usable PDFs. Make sure your PD…

How to remove PDFs from your document list

You can easily remove PDF templates from your list of documents throu…

How to set a signing field date format or make it automatic

Date fields can be added either to customise your document when sendi…

How to tag your PDF templates and search by tags

Tagging your PDF document has the same effect as putting it in a fold…

How to upload a PDF

From any place on the site 'Upload PDF' is an option in the main dash…

How to upload multiple PDF documents

It's easy to drop in multiple files to upload at the same time on Le…

Make form fields on your esign document optional

All form fields on Legalesign can be made optional or required. When…

PDF does not upload

This article is about how to troubleshoot a PDF that is failing to up…

Pin documents to your dashboard for fast access

Pinning a PDF document to your dashboard gives you a link in the left…

Quick fill for duplicate sender fields

Where you have multiple sender fields that need the same value, for e…

Rotate PDF or change page orientation

After you upload a PDF you can rotate individual pages so they appear…

Search title and tags in Docs

When you search your PDF documents the query is made upon each docume…

Shortcuts to quickly size and position form fields

Setting up form fields can be time-consuming. Learn these shortcuts t…

The "part of contract terms" checkbox explained.

The part of contract terms checkbox is a protection where you have mo…

Using the 'auto-archive when sent' tickbox

Auto-archiving your PDFs is useful when you do not intend to re-use u…

What is the difference between a 'sender' and a 'signer' field

What is a sender and signer field? This article is a quick explanatio…