SAP HR-IN Form 16 Queries , Digital Signatures, SAP ADS

I have a couple of queries with regard to Form 16.
1. My firm wants to use digital signature in the Form 16. How to configure the signature part of the Form16 in SAP?
2. Where is the purpose of SAP ADS in digital signature?
3. Do I need to get a new license for using the digital signature feature in form 16?
4. My company is getting the digital signature part done thru a 3rd party. How to upload this digital signature into PC00_M40_F16?
5. What are the relevant SNotes to be installed to use this feature?

Hi Abraham,
The workaround software we have used is provided by Ace Technology, they are one of the approved DSC vendors.
This is their contact details:
| Email: [email protected] | website:
If you are going for the same vendor, go for a Grade 3 signature, it allows you to do a Mass Digital Signature.
The tech support provided by them was not that great, we eventually figured out how to use thier product, but incase you take the same service I can help you in figuring out how to use the USB token.

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