How to create a fillable form

Create fillable forms with DocuSign eSignature

You can create a fillable form in minutes when you use DocuSign eSignature. DocuSign eSignature is intuitive and our app makes it easy to create, sign and send a free fillable form in minutes.


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How do you create a free fillable form with DocuSign eSignature? Start creating fillable forms in two simple steps:

  1. Download our free app and upload the form or document you want to make fillable.

  2. DocuSign eSignature will automatically identify your document format (e.g. Microsoft® Word or PDF) and when necessary, convert it to a PDF. You can also make editable PDFs online with DocuSign eSignature.


DocuSign eSignature will:

  • Identify any form fields already in your document and make them digital and fillable

  • Allow you to manually add any form fields needed

  • Help you easily make templates for forms you use often

  • Enable you to add comments or personal messages, drag and drop custom tags and add your eSignature

Now your document is ready to be sent to your recipients with no printing, scanning or faxing. DocuSign eSignature automatically saves everything securely to the cloud where you can access it at any time.

Need to automate your forms? DocuSign eSignature PowerForms let you generate on demand, self-service documents for signature. This can help you eliminate document preparation time and easily pull the data you collect into existing applications. Learn more about how digital, fillable forms are changing  processes in our blog, “Serving more with digital forms in Health and Human Services.”

Register for the DocuSign eSignature free trial and start creating fillable forms for yourself.