Kernel 8.0 APIs Banner [skip navigation]
Office of Information & Technology (OIT) Banner

HASH^XUSHSHP: Hash Electronic Signature Code

Reference Type: Supported, Category: Electronic Signatures, Integration Agreement: 10045


This API uses as input the text string (signature) entered by the user. The routine then hashes the string. The hashed result can then be used to verify the user's identity by comparison with the stored electronic signature code (in the NEW PERSON file [#200]).



Make sure to perform the following steps before calling this API:

  1. NEW all non-namespaced variables.

  2. Set all input variables.

  3. Call the API.

Input Variables


(required) Electronic Signature code as entered by the user.

Output Variables


Hashed form of the electronic signature code submitted as input to function.


VA (Internet) / VA(Intranet) / OI / PD / Site Map / Terms of Use / VA Privacy Policy / Accessibility

Reviewed/Updated: August 26, 2011

If you have questions, need more information, or are having accessibility problems with this website, please contact us by E-Mail: Webmasters, Phone: 510-768-6800, or FAX: 510-768-6850.