Questions tagged [watermark]

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

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XWatermark - performance issues

I want to have on each page a watermark which covers as well images. After solving a problem with the font I tried it now on one of my test documents. My document has about 220 pgs, with several ...
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Watermark over images with specific font

I follow the suggest solution to place a watermark over images. This works very well. But for my doc I have specified a different main font namely \setmainfont{Liberation Sans} But somehow this is ...
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Move watermark under beamer palette

I add a watermark to all frame in beamer presentation but I have this problem: I would like the watermark when it overlaps with the palette to go under so that it does not appear. How could I do to ...
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Is there a way to dynamically scale a watermark?

I've done quite a bit of research of trying to scale a watermark based on the text given. The issue is that if I enter a longer string, the text runs off the page. I've tried various packages ...
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Watermark combined with no page numbering in ToC

UPDATED 20190319 I am using the command \pagenumbering{gobble} in order to suppress the page numbering in the table of contents (I only want to show the titles). The problem is that it does indeed ...
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How to put the same footnote/watermark to the right in every single page of a document?

I'm looking for something like this, where HERE is where the text will be.
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Remove Watermark from pdf using \includegraphics

I am importing a pdf specific page as a figure via "\includegraphics". The problem is this pdf file may be encrypted and a watermark shows everytime I print it, either into the latex document or to ...
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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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Uniquifying PDF for traceability

I am planning to send out a confidential document to a number of people. Each of them will have to sign a non-disclosure agreement. Yet, maybe the document will find its way to the internet. If I ...
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Error when using xwatermark and babel

I get this error when using xwatermark: ! Package catoptions Error: '\XDeclareOption*' multiply defined in (catoptions) package 'babel'. See the catoptions package ...
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Overlaying watermark on \includepdf *at varying defined locations on successive pages*

When using advice elsewhere here to place a watermark over every page of an \includepdf, I'd like to vary the location of the watermarks on each page. One very laborious solution is to include the ...
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How to put a background image in the current position?

I use \thiswatermark to put my image in the background of my paragraph like this: \thiswatermark{ \put(100,-350){ \transparent{0.1} \includegraphics[width=0.5\textwidth, height=75pt]{...
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Creating this vectorised watermark in TikZ

I found this wave like image on Vecteezy: I would like to create a similar watermark in colour using TikZ as an interesting pursuit. However, I am unsure on where to start. Any approach would be ...
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xwatermark prints stamp instead of watermark

When using the xwatermark package, I'm getting a watermark that is best described as a stamp, it has no transparency and is situated over everything else instead of being discretely at the back. I'm ...
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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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In ConTeXt, how to make leftpage/rightpage arguments of setupbackgrounds work properly?

My goal is to set a background to my document containing both a tiled image and a watermark. The watermark must be different on odd and even pages. When I use page as setupbackgrounds first argument, ...
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How to add watermark in some pages?

I want to add picture in my text as a background. I do not want to add it to cover and table of content page. In the other hands, I want to transparent it to make a harmony beyond the text. Here are ...
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Void Pantograph / microdots

I would like to have a PDF file which I can embed in the foreground of my PDF files which, in turn, will mark analog copies with a visible watermark. Apparently these are called Void Pantographs and ...
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How to create some pages with blur text like in sample image [duplicate]

\documentclass[twoside]{article} \usepackage{lipsum} % Package to generate dummy text throughout this template \usepackage[explicit]{titlesec} \usepackage{times}[3.35139mm] % Use the Palatino font %\...
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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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Watermark over Images & Portait to Landscape in LaTex

I'm having problem with two separate things. The first is, that I can't put a watermark over the images. As you can see in the comments, I have tried many different ways, but none of them works ...
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Line break in watermark

I want to add a watermark to my document and am using the this example code show on context-wiki: \setupcolors[state=start] \defineoverlay[WatermarkOverlay] [{\framed[frame=off,...
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Tikz draw node, Make text unselectable

I am drawing a watermark with tikz underneath the footer, the watermark is basically a single node with text. Is there an option to make this text unselectable in the final pdf? The letters are very ...
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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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Can't remove Draft watermark

I'm using overleaf to create a document using the PNAS template and I have a watermark that says Draft in the background and I can't remove it. Please help. \documentclass[9pt,twocolumn,twoside]{pnas-...
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Cover automatically generated PDF watermark

I am about to send a painstakingly formatted LaTeX PDF to a system that will add a watermark and an unpleasing, entirely superfluous attempt to include automatically line numbers in the left page ...
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Confidential mark/ribbon top right of frontpage

My school requires a "Confidential" mark on the frontpage. I have something like this in mind, as it doesn't completely ruin the frontpage: How would I go about doing something like this?
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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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Multiple watermarks on same page in LaTeX

I am adding watermark images to a document using the watermark package in LaTeX. I keep overwriting the first one when I add another. How do I avoid this? Sorry, I am pretty new to this... Thanks! \...
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Making arXiv-style watermark on every page

I want to make a watermark on every page of my document in the style of arXiv, except I want the watermark on the right-hand side of the pages. I'm trying to adapt the example from watermark on first ...
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Alternatives to watermark

Are there any alternatives to watermark ie something that looks nice overlayed on top of text but with something like a stamp or a seal for instance ?
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uncopyable watermark

is it possible to get watermark text, which is not copyable in PDF? it bothers when doing proofreadings. I mean something like uncopyable line numbers How to make text copy in PDF previewers ignore ...
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background package - Using text with line breaks

I'm designing a very simple cover for a university publication in Sanskrit. I'm using the package "background" to add some "watermark-like" Sanskrit text on the cover, both top and bottom, while the ...
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Additional 'Draft' watermark using printwatermark and xwatermark packages

I am using the packages printwatermark and xwatermark to add a watermark in background this way: \usepackage[printwatermark]{xwatermark} ... \newwatermark[allpages,color=red!50,angle=45,scale=3,xpos=...
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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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Centering of watermark at front page

I have now modified the document to what I think is a MWE and also realized where it all goes wrong, but I still don't know why. Therefore I will update the post. I am trying to make a watermark on ...
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picture in watermark is not exactly at center

As you can see, the Picture location is not in center. What should I do? \documentclass[a5paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{draftwatermark} \SetWatermarkText{\includegraphics[scale=1]{...
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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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Using label to indicate which pages should have watermark in xwatermark pages

\newwatermark command in xwatermark package has an option pagex which allows to to insert the watermarks only on selected pages. However, it requires me to put hard-coded page numbers for example. \...
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Draft watermark in both margins using the background package

I tried to adapt How to add “DRAFT” along the left/right margin? to have symmetrical "DRAFT"s along both margins, one running down the right margin, and one running down the left margin. Trying the ...
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How to put a watermark-wallpaper into a non-printing PDF layer in xetex?

Thanks to another post I used \usepackage{wallpaper} \usepackage{watermark} \leftwatermark{ Left \ThisCenterWallPaper{1.0}{Wallpaper-L.pdf} } \rightwatermark{ Right \...
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Weird: Rotating watermark?

Some folks keep sending Word documents to me including ugly watermarks and expect me to use them as well. Can I include a »watermark« into a document, which rotates in the background, at least, if ...
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Add an “Article in Press” watermark like in a research paper

Like research papers I want to put something like "Article in Press" between the texts. How can this be achieved?
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Troubles with eso-pic package, later to update MiKTeK 2.9

I have a .tex document in which I use the logo of the research center as watermark. In order to insert this watermark, in my LaTeX file I always add the eso-pic package. In the past, I had never had ...
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beamer background content top-right

How can I place a background image in beamer at a certain distance from the top and right page margin? So far I only managed to control the horizontal position: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{...
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Watermark using background package in beamer

Is it possible? Doesn't work for me with the following code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{background} \backgroundsetup{ placement=center, scale=1, contents={...
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Add Watermark only on print

Is there a way to add a watermark to a document only when it is being physically printed?
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Add second line with copyright notice to watermark

I'm writing up some articles to send out to readers for proofreading and to solicit their commentary. I'm marking all pages as draft using a watermark with the code below: \documentclass[12pt]{...
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Watermark from second page

How do I add watermark into document, but from second page. Or better, from, instance, from second page and to, for instance, 10th page of document?
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I have a business card template that uses labels and I want to add a watermark/background

I am making business cards that use labels to slice them up and give me multiple per page, but I also would like to have a background or watermark on them. I have tried using this code, but it puts ...