Questions tagged [xwatermark]

{xwatermark} is for questions related to the xwatermark package. This package can be used to put user-specified watermarks (graphics and arbitrary texts) on select pages of documents.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
28 views

How to manage already defined commands? Case in point: xwatermark and titleps

I was hoping to find a command in etoolbox that would help resolve this type of error. Is there one? EDIT on 10/14. What I'm looking for is: when two packages' define the same command, resulting in ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Randomly placed watermark on page

i want to place on a document randomly a small picture. I use for that the xwatermark and lcg package. The newwatermark within the dokument works fine with the lcg, appart from the fact there is ...
2
votes
1answer
77 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
42 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
119 views

Option clash for textcomp with newtxtext, minted and xwatermark

I am having an option clash for package textcomp, it happens with this code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{newtxtext} \usepackage{minted} \usepackage{xwatermark} \begin{document} Hi \end{...
0
votes
0answers
50 views

LaTeX xwatermark package error

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{kotex} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{romannum} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{titlesec} \...
0
votes
0answers
80 views

Remove watermark from empty pages

After my title page and after every chapter title page, I have put an empty page in my book. Is there any way to remove the watermark from these empty pages? I know I can do it by specifying the ...
1
vote
1answer
152 views

xwatermark causing issues with \includegraphics options

I'm currently having issues using xwatermark and the clip and trim={} options of \includegraphics for graphics that are completely unrelated to the watermark produced by xwatermark. Here's a MWE that ...
0
votes
1answer
59 views

Using xwatermark with pageref

If I specify the option page of \newwatermark using \pageref, I get the following error: Package xwatermark Error: No page specifier for watermark: How to fix that? \documentclass{article} \...
2
votes
1answer
247 views

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 ...
8
votes
1answer
199 views

PDF layers don't show

I'm trying to show the watermark as a background layer so the reader may have the option to either see the background or not. I'm using the LuaLaTeX and the xwatermark package. When I compile the ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

tikz drawing as xwatermark - problem with semicolon

I have a g-brief document which includes an xwatermark in it. By the below error it appears as though xwatermark doesn't like semicolons in the watermarks description: (I can't seem to copy from the ...
0
votes
1answer
188 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
186 views

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.
5
votes
1answer
168 views

Part of main text grabbed by watermark

I am using the solution presented in Q/A 132582 to produce a transparent foreground watermark. With success most of the time. But on some rare occasions, a part of the main text is embedded into the ...
2
votes
1answer
459 views

Watermark on selected pages or xwatermark and scrlayer-scrpage

maybe it is a duplicated question, but I want to put a watermark on pages I define at the beginning of the document. So far, the only package providing this is xwatermark. But I use scrlayer-scrpage ...
0
votes
1answer
108 views

Option clash after texlive update

Today I updated my old installation of texlive to, what I assume is the most current, but now one of my documents can no longer compile. MWE: \documentclass[dvips]{memoir} \usepackage{xcolor} \...
0
votes
1answer
409 views

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!...
4
votes
1answer
587 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
572 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
336 views

Can not load biblatex with options

it seems that I cannot load the biblatex package with initial options: \usepackage[ style=alphabetic, backend=biber, date=long, dateabbrev=true ]{biblatex} this gives me the following errors ...
1
vote
2answers
607 views

Applying a new default sans serif to a watermark

I wish to change the default sans serif to roboto and use it for a water mark. When I pass a value to the fontfamily keyword of the \newwatermark function, the entire document changes font to sans ...
1
vote
1answer
704 views

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=...
3
votes
1answer
574 views

Conflict between xwatermark and exam class

I want to print a watermark in exam class in the following way as I don't want water mark in the foreground and with some opacity. As soon as I uncomment the \usepackage[printwatermark]{xwatermark} it ...
1
vote
1answer
143 views

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. \...
5
votes
2answers
985 views

Adding a watermark on all pages AFTER a prespecified page

Conference submissions typically limit a document to a certain number of pages, and when I'm editing, I'd like to be able to add a watermark to mark pages that are over the limit. For example, if I ...
6
votes
2answers
259 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Hiding watermark for first page?

I haven't seen a question on this website that deals with hiding watermarks with xwatermark. Here's the preamble of the document I'm working on that is relevant: \usepackage[printwatermark]{...
1
vote
0answers
770 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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 task;...
6
votes
1answer
780 views

xwatermark: watermark skipping pages

I'm creating a draft document template (article). I need the draft watermark on every page except the titlepage, but it's skipping the List of Figures. The problem seems to be coming from the second ...
4
votes
1answer
292 views

xwatermark in xepersian does not work together?

\documentclass{book} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[printwatermark]{xwatermark} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{xepersian} \newwatermark[allpages,color=cyan!...
6
votes
1answer
216 views

Weird list formatting with xwatermark and refstepcounter

I discovered some weird behaviour with xwatermark and \refstepcounter which I cannot explain. I created a list and the indentation of the first item is correct, but all others are too much indented. ...
35
votes
2answers
19k views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
701 views

xwatermark allpages does not work on Ubuntu [closed]

I have a document that typesets fine with MikTeX on Windows. I have tried the same source on Ubuntu but I am getting an error: ! Package xwatermark Error: No page specifier for watermark: ||{\...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

xwatermark package: help using small caps and putting watermark on top of text

Hi in the linked question I asked how best to use AtBegShi to put titles on to of a page as a title. I'm using these as the equivalent of an MS Word textbox at the top of each page that carries the ...