Create a Text Watermark

A Text Watermark uses the characters typed in the Text field as the watermark. You can create a text watermark to print on a document. Select options such as font size, font type, font color, and angle.

To create a text watermark:

  1. Click Document Options > Watermark.
  2. Click Watermark > Custom.
  3. Click the next field, then select Text.
  4. In the next field, type the text that you want to use as the watermark.
  5. To format the watermark, click the Font button and specify options, such as font family, style, size, and language script.
  6. To change the font color, click the Color button, then select a color.
  7. To specify the angle of the watermark on the page, click the appropriate button.
  8. To specify the location of the watermark on the page, click the appropriate button.
  9. To adjust the watermark lightness, move the slider to the right to lighten or to the left to darken the colors in your print job.
  10. To preview how a watermark appears on a page, under the preview image, click the Down arrow. Select an option:
    • Select Color or Black and White. This option is only available on color printers.
    • Select the page orientation.
    • Select the paper size.
  11. Click Watermark > Save As. Type a name for the watermark.
  12. Click OK.