System requirements for GST 

In this article, one will get an understanding regarding what are the system requirements for GST to be followed. Questions like which desktop browser should be used ? Which class of digital signature certificate is valid on GST portal? what are the system requirements for use of digital signature ? how to download the web socket installer? And the installation process for the same.etc etc will be answered here

 I. System Requirements for Accessing the GST Common Portal

II. System Requirements for Usage of Digital Signature Certificate

III.System Requirements for downloading and installing the Web Socket Installer


I. System Requirements for Accessing the GST Common Portal

  • Anyone from the following Desktop Browser should be used :
    • Internet Explorer 10+
    • Chrome 49+
    •  Firefox 45+
  • Besides the above on browser compatibility following should not be disabled:
    • Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) – used to render User Interface look and feel of the portal. Disabling this will not provide appropriate user experience.
    • JavaScript – used to provide enhanced user experience in using User Interface controls. Disabling this will not allow user to perform any transaction in the portal.
    • Cookie – used to store personalized information of user. Disabling this will not allow user to login and perform any transaction in the portal.

 II. System Requirements for Usage of Digital Signature Certificate

  • Anyone from the following Desktop Browser should be used :
    • Internet Explorer 10+
    • Chrome 49+
    •  Firefox 45+
  • One should use Valid class 2 or class 3 Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) only  obtained from a DSC provider

Note:

    1. GST Common Portal supports only Crypto Tokens installed in Hard Tokens for DSC Registration.
    2. For Hard Token based certificates, please refer user manual provided by Certifying Authority for certificate download, enrollment and usage of Hard Token
  • Signing using DSC is not supported on mobile devices and browsers.


III. Downloading and Installing the Web Socket Installer

 

  • Pre-requisites for installing Web socket installer
    • Windows 32 / 64 bit OS
    • Java 1.6 JRE 1.6.0_38+, Java 1.7, Java 1.8
    • Windows: Admin access to install the emSigner component
  • Any one of the following ports should be free
    • 1645
    • 8080
    • 1812
    • 2083
    • 2948
  •  For downloading and installing the Web Socket Installer, perform the following steps:
    • Step 1 :Download the Web Socket Installer from the DSC Registration page of the GST Common Portal.
    • Step 2 :Double-click the emSigner.msi executable file.

docSigner.msi executable file path

  • Step 3 : The emSigner Setup assistant wizard is displayed. Click the Next button.

starting docSigner installation

  • Step 4 : To install the emSigner in the default folder created under Program Files, click the Next button.

Note: You can click the Browse button, navigate and select the folder to install emSigner.

docSigner installation

  • Step 5 : The emSigner Setup page is displayed. Click the Install button to begin the installation process.

docSigner installation

 

docSigner installation

  • Step 6 :  Click the Finish button to exit the Set up wizard.

docSignComplete

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

startDocSigner

 

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

docSignerStarted

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

docSigner

 

Compiled by CA Ankita Khetan

 


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