Managing Timestamp Servers

Xodo PDF Studio allows you to manage the Timestamp servers that can be used when digitally signing PDFs.



Accessing the Timestamp Server Settings

To access the Timestamp server preferences do one of the following

  • Go to Secure Tab > Timestamp Servers on the toolbar
  • Go to File > Preferences then select Digital IDs from the panel on the left

Timestamp Server Options

Timestamp Servers


Click on the Add button to add a new Timestamp server. Use the dialog to set the settings for the server

  • Server Information
    • Display Name: the name displayed in the Digital Signature Options when applying a stamp
    • URL: the URL of the Timestamp server
      • Make this my default TSA: when checked, this Timestamp server will be used as the default when signing
  • User Information
    • TSA requires authentication: check this box if the server requires authentication
    • User name: the user name for authentication on the Timestamp server
    • Password:  the password for authentication on the Timestamp server


Click on the Edit button to change the details of the selected Timestamp server


Click on the Delete button to delete the selected Timestamp server

Note: This cannot be undone. You will need to re-add the Timestamp server again if needed

Set Default

Click on the Set Default button to set the selected server as the default.

Note: A default must be selected for a Timestamp server to be used with signing or certifying.