EmSigner Error on MCA While Register A Digital Signature of Proposed Director

System Requirements for Usage of Digital Signature Certificate (Already given in MCA instructions)

1. Desktop Browser: Internet Explorer 10+/ Chrome 49+ or Firefox 45+
2. Valid class 2 or class 3 Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) obtained from a DSC provider

Pre-requisites for installing Web socket installer.

Where to Register the DSC of Proposed Director while incorporation of new company 

In case of proposed director not having any DIN (Director Identification Number).

  Firstly open MCA.gov.in Website, please follow the screenshot of the process we provided below to get the better idea, as per the changes in Spice incorporation forms on 26th of January , 2018 .

Finance Department introduced new  RUN web form for the purpose of applying the NEW  NAME in the process of incorporation of a company without affixing of digital signature of proposed company director, under this initiative of Ease of Doing Business in India,  there is no need to apply the DIN of the proposed director separately in Form DIR 3 for getting the name and filing the name application to MCA,  Reserving a Company Name is now a Child’s Play

This initiative benefited the professional  to save the extra cost of  applying the New DIN of director in form DIR 3 Separately for the purpose of applying the name application.

Now DSC of proposed director not having DIN Require to Register his/her DSC on the Category of Authorised Representative by  Pan data information before filing a form for incorporation of New company to MCA.

Where to Search the option of Authorised Representative available in below  given screenshot of MCA website.

  1. MCA Services Select the 2nd option in DSC Services on Right hand side.
  2. After Clicking on the icon of Associate DSC you will get the new page to select the Role of Person whose DSC to be Register on MCA portal. You Should Select the option of Authorised Representative available at last of the options. 
  3. Fill the Data of mandatory Fields and the available information according to the Date available on PAN database and at last you get the option to select the Digital Signature of the proposed Director to be Register. Click on the  To download and install latest DSC web socket installer   click here
  4. you get the Page of FAQ’s On DSC System Requirements to solve your issue, we also provide the information in details how to install the Em signer on your System to register the DSC.
  5. Downloading and Installing the Web Socket Installer.

    1. Double-click the emSigner.msi executable file.

    2. The emSigner Setup assistant wizard is displayed. Click the Next button.

    3. To install the emSigner, click the Next button.

4. The emSigner Setup page is displayed. Click the Install button to begin the installation process.

5. Thereafter automatically Start the installing Emsigner file or setup to your computer, wait for few minutes once it finish. 

6. Once it installation completed you will get the tab button of Finish , Click the Finish button to exit the Set up wizard..

7. Right click the emSigner icon placed on your Desktop and run as Administrator.

8.  A message indicating the start of the emSigner service is displayed. Click the OK button.

On successful set up, Digital Signature Signer window is displayed.



What steps can be taken if you face issues “please restart the emsigner”.

Please restart the emsigner by selecting “Run as administrator”.

Then add a file path https://127.0.0.1:2015 to the “Exception List” under the “Security Tab” of Java Control panel.

How to troubleshoot errors faced while using DSC?

Register a Private limited company in India.

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