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How do I Install the Bottomline SCSigner Plugin Extension for Firefox

In order to use a smartcard with PT-X, you first need to install the Bottomline SCSigner Plugin by following the steps below.


  1. Please note that this is for direct submitters only. Indirect submitters, please proceed straight to number 2.

    To login into PT-X, click your username displayed in the top right hand corner.  You will now be able to select Test Smart Card.



  1. Click the link Download the installer here.






  1. Click Save File.




  1. Browse to your downloads and click msi.




  1. Select Run.




  1. When the set up wizard opens, click Next.





  1. The set up will now start. When this is complete click



  1. Click the 3 horizontal bars.



  1. Click Get Add-ons. You should see the screen below.




  1. Click Extensions and you will see the Bottomline Smart Card Extension in the list.
  2. Click Enable.




  1. Click the 3 horizontal bars.





  1. Click Options.







  1. Click Privacy & Security.



  1. Scroll down to Permissions & Section and click Exceptions. Exceptions is located on the right of Warn you when websites try to install add-ons.
















  1. Type in the PT-X URL into the Address of Website field -
  2. Click Allow and Save Changes.



  1. Once you have updated these settings and completed the necessary installation and setup of the software or plugins, complete the following steps:
    1. Log out of PT-X.
    2. Clear the cache by selecting Ctrl + F5.
    3. Log back into PT-X.
    4. Click Test Smart Card
    5. The following screen will be returned.


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