Getting started

To get started with DS Server, all you need is a trial token or a local installation of the DS Server trial version.

1. Choose your trial option

Select one of the following two options to evaluate DS Server.

Trial token - no download

Get everything up and running within minutes. Request your private trial token and test DS Server without any installation.

Trial version - download

Download the trial and test it locally on your machines. Setup your own DS Server on your development machine within minutes.

2. Your first application

We created very simple tutorials for the most typical languages to get started. Choose your favorite platform below to get started.


Implement a simple, first application using ASP.NET Core.


Implement a simple, first application using Angular.


Implement a simple, first application using HTML and JavaScript.

3. Developer documentation

Take a deep dive into the functionality of DS Server and browse the developer documentation.

4. Blog articles

The blog is the central information channel for DS Server. We post news updates, sample applications, technical articles, tutorials several times per month.

New and trending

Published on April 1, 2021 by Bjoern Meyer.
We just released a reference implementation demo that shows how to use Text Control technology to integrate electronic signature workflows. The implementation is a fully functional web application that allows users to request…
Published on March 25, 2021 by Bjoern Meyer.
With DS Server, the Text Control editor can be integrated into cross-platform desktop applications built with Electron. Electron is a framework to create native applications with web technologies like JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
Published on March 10, 2021 by Bjoern Meyer.
Electronic signatures are widely recognized as legally binding in the world. Learn more about the legality and technical requirements to implement a legally binding electronic signature infrastructure in the United States.
Published on March 8, 2021 by Bjoern Meyer.
The DS Server Angular components implement an integrated, implicit OAuth security handling. In case, the client ID and client secret is passed as a property to the view, the component takes care of the rest. This article shows…
Published on March 3, 2021 by Bjoern Meyer.
An improved feature of the DocumentViewer allows the customization of the signature box to add additional information such as location information or IP addresses. This article shows how to use customized signature boxes.