The digital certificate is increasingly necessary on a day-to-day basis, especially to relate to the Public Administration and professional projects. Therefore, to facilitate the workflow, we need to know how to have installed the digital certificate on the iPad because it can get you out of more than one problem when you least expect it. In this post, we are going to know how it works.
How to obtain the digital certificate
Remember that to acquire the digital certificate on your iPad, it is important to request Appointment at the National Currency and Stamp Factory that allows you to verify the certificate.
There, together with the code that has come to us by email, we process the process generation of the digital certificate to be able to sign documents online quickly.
Steps to have the digital certificate on the iPad
The process of adding the digital certificate on the iPad is very simple, however, you have to be careful in small sections such as the security password which includes the certificate itself. Of course, you have to have the certificate previously on your Mac, since No it can be installed directly on the iPad. The steps are the following:
- If you already have the digital certificate on your Mac or Windows PC, now is the time to transfer it to your iPad. For it, we select the file from your email service or upload it to the iCloud Drive folder so that you can download it and have it in the internal memory of your iPad. When you run it, iPadOS recognizes it as a profile indicating that that profile has been downloaded.
- then in Settings of your iPad, click on the download and install the process. During its installation, in the background the download of the identity certificate.
- After that, you will have to write the iPad unlock pin, since it is a security measure that Apple includes in these profile installation processes to avoid security breaches.
- Finally, you have to go to the window where if you have to write the password of your digital certificate. After authentication, the Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre also provides you with a password to be able to install it on your devices and it is the password that you have to use to verify that it is you and thus not have to use passwords every time you need the certificate.
Advantages of the electronic signature or digital certificate
The Electronic signature It is one of the tools that I use the most and will have the most development in the present century, since it will allow us to work much faster in the management of official documents and processing of business processes.
Between his advantages, the cost savings for companies stand out, because you can replace paper and above all, you will have many advantages when signing documentation for procedures with the public administration as with other companies. digital certificate streamline and automate processes, as well as allows us to authenticate our identity in the digital environment. Third, it is security, Since the documents cannot be altered or manipulated by third parties. Finally, these types of downloads on the iPad do not jeopardize Apple’s extended warranty service.