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PDF Document Management 11: Add PDF Watermark by Image

This function adds a PDF watermark using a graphic image (bmp, png, gif, jpeg, tiff, wmf) that appears behind or over the existing PDF document content when a document is displayed or printed.

There are property options for Image, Position and PDF Action. You can make the image transparent. You can specify the page or range of pages on which each watermark appears.

Here are the steps on how to add a PDF Watermark by Image or Change the Properties for PDF Watermark by Image:

Choose Document Menu > Watermark by Image

or click Watermark by Image Button in the Document Toolbar.

Here is the dialog of Watermark by Image's Properties:

Here is the list of the properties:

Watermark by Image onto PDF Page Click the button to show Watermark by Image onto PDF Page
Preview Page Use the Preview Page option to see different pages of the PDF
Image Properties:
Select Select the image file as the watermark
Open it Display the image in the default viewer
Original Width/Height The size of the image
Scale Width The percentage of actual image width inside PDF to the original image width
Scale Height The percentage of actual image height inside PDF to the original image height
Lock aspect ratio Keep the ratio of the scale width to the scale height
Make it Transparent Convert the selected image into a transparent image
Blend Mode 12 Image Color Blend Modes. Save into a new PDF to see effect.
Transparency Overall Transparency for Image
Position Properties:  
Scale to Page Click this option to decide the font size automatically


The rotation degree from 3 clock relative to the Text Box center

Vertical Distance The vertical distance from Top, Center and Bottom
Horizontal Distance The horizontal distance from Left, Center and Right
Pages Not Shown

Enter the pages that watermark is not shown.  For example: 1, 6, 3-7, even, odd.


It will show on the Foreground or Background of the PDF document

Action: Add Link, Submit, JavaScript and more ...

See PDF Actions.

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