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Use \normalsize with \SetWatermarkFontSize

I use a package that generates watermarks, its name is draftwatermark. The package offers options or commands to set its properties. One of the properties is the size of the watermark text in units of ...
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How to use draftwatermark to apply watermark only to selected pages?

So on the documentation for draftwatermark, the author claims that: The draftwatermark package extends LATEX providing a means to add a watermark (typically textual and light gray, but possibly more ...
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Different watermark (objects) for certain pages

Is it possible to load different watermark objects on certain pages? Let say, I would like an image watermarking my first page and text watermark for the rest of the pages. I am currently using the ...
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SetWatermarkColor does not work with TeX Live 2020

I am using XeLaTeX compiler on TeX Live version 2020 on overleaf.com. The below MWE does not compile on TeX Live version 2020. It works perfectly on TexLive version 2019. \documentclass[11pt]{article} ...
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TOC contains "Contents" in Mainfile document / DRAFT-Background without using package

if this question has already been asked, just let me know! I seperated a big document into smaller files and my table of content displays "contents" as the first entry and I want to delete ...
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How can I make a line break in text of draftwatermark?

I am trying to use a line break in the text of my watermark created with draftwatermark, however this does not seem to work. Any idea, what I am doing wrong? According to the manual it should work: ...
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Draft watermark at the bottom left

How can I make a draft watermark like the one in this document: https://theory.cs.princeton.edu/complexity/book.pdf
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ifdraft package stops page compilation after upgrade to TexLive 2020

I've been preparing a document, which uses the ifdraft package to include a watermark. Compilation has been fine up until today before I upgraded my installation from TexLive 2019 to TexLive 2020 ...
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How can I instruct draftwatermark package to exclude the first few pages

The package draftwatermark has been quite useful. However, I want to suppress the watermark only on the first 3 pages of my thesis. How can I achieve this? Here's a MWE. \documentclass{article} \...
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How to make a stamp inside the rectangle?

I want to a stamp like the red box. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{multido,graphicx} \usepackage{booktabs} \usepackage{enumitem,anyfontsize} \usepackage[a4paper,left=0cm,top=0cm,...
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Vertical strip as watermark in TeX

I want a vertical strip in full length of the page as shown here: If the logo is an image, it would be better. How to achieve this? Thanks in advance.
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Watermark on document image or custom boxes

I have added water mark using \backgroundsetup \backgroundsetup{ angle=45, scale=1,contents={\includegraphics[allpages, ]{water_mark.png}}} \usepackage[most]{tcolorbox}\tcbset{colback=blue!8!...
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Set a watermark where the content will be added latter [duplicate]

I'm writing a document but now I'm just in the beginning of it, it's a draft phase. I already know the section names and how many pages each section will spam, i.e. \section{Intro} should have up to 3 ...
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Xwatermark prints watermark only on the first page

According to the documentation, the following should produce watermarks on every page, but it only appears on the first page: \newwatermark*[allpages,angle=45]{watermark} It seems xwatermark treated ...
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Removal of watermark ('draft') [closed]

I have the watermark 'draft' on all pages in my dissertation (see below), but I'm not using the watermark package! (I've previously used it, but have removed it from my preamble). It's not so easy to ...
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Package draftwatermark: no watermark on the first page [duplicate]

I need to add a watermark on all pages of a latex document but the first. Currently, I'm using the draftwatermark package, but I haven't suceeded yet. Any advice or suggestion? I tried the ...
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latex : Exclude draftwatermark from specific pages

I am using draftwatermark package. Is there any option to exclude watermark from some specific pages? Say no watermark from pg 3-4. I can not use xwatermark package. It conflicts with the geometry ...
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Difference between length and number (in the draftwatermark package)

I am using the draftwatermark package. According to the documentation, it is possible to set the horizental position of a watermark with the command \SetWatermarkHorCenter{⟨length⟩}. They say that <...
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Security Printing in pdflatex documents

this is may situation. I generate a test which is printed for 1300 copies to be distributed amongst my students. However I would like to put some feature in the printed pages, such that if someone ...
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How to add "DRAFT" along the left/right margin?

The draftwatermark package emblazons "DRAFT" across a page or pages. The intention appears to be to ruin a document to make it unusable. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{draftwatermark} % \...
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xwatermark and draftmark packages stopped working

I've been using xwatermark and draftmark without problem until today, when LaTeX documents I created using both stopped compiling to PDFs. I'm running Kubuntu 14.04 using TL 2014, which I installed ...
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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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Draft Watermark with Beamer

Is is possible to use \usepackage{draftwatermark} with beamer? I tried it, and the watermark does not show on the slides: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{draftwatermark} \author{Test} \title{...
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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} \SetWatermarkText{...
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Watermark with LstListing

I'm trying to add a draftwatermark to my document, but I'm having some problems with lstlisting. Whenever I've used lstlisting (for C++ code), the background of the code section is white and ...
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How can put different watermarks on even an odd pages using draftwatermark

How can I put different watermarks on even and odd pages using draftwatermark package?
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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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scrbook and draftwatermark

draftwatermark works with scrbook only in draft mode, however in this mode figures are not inserted. If I use the final mode, figures are inserted but the watermark does not show up. \documentclass[...
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