{watermark} concerns typesetting background text or placing background images on pages to help in identifying a document

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Iterate over pages and set variable

I am looking for a way to take the output of a pageref, iterating through, and assigning a property to each of those pages. Specifically, I want to take this: \documentclass{article} ...
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Getting pages where an environment is located

I am trying to create a new environment that sticks a watermark in the background. Specifically, I have something like \usepackage{background} \newenvironment{\watermarked}{ ...
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How can I refer to the page number corresponding to \lastdocpage - 2?

Follow-up question to Hiding watermark for first page?. I have recently learned about \lastdocpage (from the previous question), but is there a way to refer to two pages prior to \lastdocpage? To ...
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How to remove background picture from an appendix?

in my tex document I have to use a watermark (that's for a degree thesis) so I use this code: \newcommand\BackgroundPic{ \put(70,-40){ \parbox[b][\paperheight]{\paperwidth}{% ...
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Moving minipage on page to flush right with text

I would like to place a box on every page of my LaTeX document that does not interfere with the typesetting of the rest of the document, and found that the watermark packages are suitable for the ...
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Repeating the watermark in the background

How to insert watermark repeatedly in the background only in the titlepage in an inclined fashion. Here is the MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{background} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Stickers on Thesis paper

I want to put a sticker "Examiners Copy" on the the front page of the thesis. How to do this?
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Text over page (including text and floating object)

I'd like to add an oblique label: typically it would be a large gray banner that says "Accepted". I want it on each page and over any other "objects" including text, table, figures, anything. ...
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adding two stamps/watermarks to document

I would like to add to stamps to my document; one only on the first page, the other on all pages. I would also like to have it all specified in the header of the document. I started out with the ...
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How to have different watermarks on title page, even pages and odd pages

I would like to have a different background (wallpaper) on the title page, all even and all odd pages in a latex article document. This is what I have so far: % Set document background ...
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(A Problem)Background without transparency in hardcopy printed out page, Why?

the pictures do not layout with transparency as watermark(appear behind text page) on printed page with using a printer unit.(My mean is the actual hardcopy printed out page) Why??? How can I do this ...
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Two pictures in one background

I have a document that has only one page(in pdf). How can I to have a background as watermark with two(or multiple) pictures on this page(as a watermark)?
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Pushing text below an absolutely positioned box

I'm trying to create a document header, part of which is an absolutely positioned TikZ picture, and part of which is some text in a TikZ node. The northwest or northeast anchor of the node should be ...
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How do you add multiple watermarks?

I want to put 2 watermarks on one document, but it only prints my last watermark. I don't want to add 2 lines to 1 watermark. I need 1 going horizontal at the top of my page and one going diagonally ...
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Transparent foreground watermark

As a follow-up to Add watermark that overlays the images, I'd like to have a transparent foreground watermark that doesn't render the underlying content, i.e. text and images, illegible. Is that ...
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Create a copy of every page with a watermark

I often print letters with latex and I want to print every letter twice : once normal and once with a watermark ('COPY'). Is there any way to produce a single pdf file containing twice the letter, ...
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How to write multiple lines as watermark?… and images with transparency?

I want to write 2 or 3 lines in watermark \usepackage{draftwatermark} \SetWatermarkText{Mika Ike} \SetWatermarkScale{0.25} \SetWatermarkColor[gray]{0.88} How can I write "Mika Ike" and under this ...
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Add watermark that overlays the images

I want to put a draft watermark using the below script but the problem is that the watermark don't come over the images and I want it to come over it. \usepackage{draftwatermark} ...
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Watermark for selected page only

I need to display my college logo as watermark in certificate only... i tried with \usepackage{draftwatermark} and \SetWatermarkText{\includegraphics{filename}} \SetWatermarkAngle{0} ...
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Mark on document where input starts and what is the filename

I have a master document, and use many input{...} commands to compile the total document from many parts. I would like to mark on the working document, the start of each new input, and, what the ...
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PNG as a background?

Is it possible to use a PNG image as a background, but with selected opacity? It seems to me that standard solutions found here can not change opacity of PNG... I assume, that in the following one of ...
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eso-pic, watermark NOT on title page

I use eso-pic package to put watermark in my document. It works very well. But I have a problem with the first page - I would avoid this watermark on first page. In describing of eso-pic I am not ...
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How can I add a background to every page except the first?

I want to make a company letterhead in LaTeX (example output here), and I did it using fancyhdr and absolute positioning, which, while horrible, worked fine so far. I must have updated XeLaTeX, ...
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Watermark random location

I would like to add an artistic watermark image on every page, at a random location on each page. I am considering the eso-pic package, but am open to just about any suggestion. Does anyone have any ...
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Watermark on pictures only

I know how to use a watermark on a full page in LaTeX reports, using for instance this code: \usepackage{draftwatermark} \SetWatermarkText{Confidential} \SetWatermarkScale{5} However, on my report, ...
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Repeated text watermark on the whole page

I'm want to put a repeated short text on the whole page as watermark... I've read the xwatermark guide but didn't find anything helpful. Any idea how to handle that?
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Draftwatermark with inserted PDF

I have included a watermark (using \usepackage{draftwatermark}) for draft copies of my document, several pages of which are inserted from a PDF. The watermark behaves just fine on most pages - the ...
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Draft watermark image just in a \section

Is it possible to have a draft watermark only in a \section? EDIT: I have in a document more then one \section, and I need the draftwatermark just in some \section. Unfortunately the section with ...
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How to add barely visible tracking dots to a b/w document?

I would like to add barely visible tracking dots in the style of these micro tracking dots to my b/w document. The tracking dots mentioned in the above look like this: The tracking dots are aligned ...
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Watermark via package 'draftwatermark' is not showing on page

I'm trying to add a watermark to my paper, simply by adding a \usepackage{draftwatermark} But the watermark doesn't appear to be showing up? On closer inspection, it's there, but offset from the ...
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Error using longtable and xwatermark

I am experiencing some issues when I use longtable and xwatermark. If the table starts in page X and finishes two page later, I get an error : ! LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing ...
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Position watermark neatly at the bottom of the page

I use the draftwatermark package to show some drafting information at the bottom of each page (the draft infos are included via svn-multi macros, but I just inserted text in this MWE for simplicity). ...
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Watermark image

Please note I'm new to LaTeX so don't know much about it (yet). I've looked on-line about how to add a watermark image but don't know how to do it. I've seen sites that show something about it but ...
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Transparent background spanning several tikzpictures

I am trying to display a "forbidden sign" in the background of two tikzpictures (much like some kind of watermark). However, in the following MWE the "forbidden sign" is cut-off at some seemingly ...
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How to add random lines over text as a watermark and anti-OCR?

I would like to add a sort of a watermark to a PDF file produced using LaTeX. I have in mind graphical elements (lines, circles, etc.) that would partially obscure the text on the page. The ...
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Watermark for table row

I have a longtable with some columns, all of fixed with (e.g. p{3cm}), so all rows are of the same known width. I want to add a textual watermark (like "New") behind some rows. Of course the rows can ...
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Watermark on the first page only

I'm modified the following code from this post to add a couple of vertical watermarks on a page. However, the code places these watermarks on every page. Is there a way to restrict watermarking to ...
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Draftwatermark Draft not in Italics

I have installed the draftwatermark package, but 'DRAFT' comes horizontaly in my document, not in diagonal. The same happens with the draftcopy package. Furthermore, modifying the angle option in ...
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How to add an invisible watermark to pdf documents?

I'd like to add an invisible watermark to each PDF document that I produce so that in case it leaks, I know where it leaked from. Anyone knows what would a good way for an invisible watermark be in a ...
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concurrent use of geometry package with watermarks

I'd like to include a graphic as watermark in a document with the twoside option and asymmetric page margins adjusted with the geometry package. There's a plethora of packages that are suitable for ...
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Add logo on each page.

I need to insert a logo on pdflatex supported format on the bottom right of each page. Do you think it's possible?
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watermark on first page in left margin (like arXiv)

The first page of articles on the arXiv have a grey watermark on the first page with the information about the file in it. I want to replicate this, in the easiest way possible. Obligatory TikZ ...