Add a hand-written signature to a PDF file

This page describes how to add your hand-written signature to a PDF file.

To sign Word files or other kinds of documents, first convert the file to a PDF file.




  • Step 1: Open the PDF file in Xournal.
  • Step 2: Follow the instructions on You can either:
    • Use the Draw tool to write on top of the PDF file, or
    • If you have an image file containing your signature: Use the Image tool to add the image file to the PDF.
2020-05-05, Per Kristian Hove