How to Print a Watermark

Q. How can I print a watermark on a document?

A. Go to the document in which you want the watermark to appear and click on Format , Background and Printed Watermark .

As you can see from the screenshot above, you can use a picture or text as a watermark. To customize the watermark message, type the text of the watermark to be printed next to the Text box. You have the option of lightening the text image by checking the box next to Semitransparent . You also can print the text on a 30-degree slant or horizontally and in many sizes and colors.

If you use a color printer, this is what will appear in light red ink in the background of the document:


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