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Creating a PDF file that can be signed using jquery plugin (mouse plugin to sign w/ mouse)

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Jquery has a plugin to sign an area with ones mouse ...would it be possible to place this plugin so it overlays a pdf documeny at a specific spot?

Or do I have to turn the PDF into an image first and use like an imagemap ....
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Yeah, I'm basically looking for the easiest way todo this
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Without any java plugins
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These all seem to either require a download or adding a fixed signature to one or more PDF files...

What I am looking to do is have my clients presented a pdf file in their web browser which they can sign using their mouse.. then when they submit it I receive a document (pdf, image, whatever) with their signature...

I know if I turned the PDF into an html document and used the jquery mouse signature plugin I can do this but I was wobdering if it was possible todo without doing any converting first to the pdf (e.x. pdf to html form fields, etc)
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The answer is no because JavaScript don't play with PDF content. The best you can do is to give your user illusion to do it. Only server side with appropriate library can play with PDF content or a signed Applet
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