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Editor-Icon Background



Hover over Background to view the following submenu:



Figure 1. Document Tab Submenu. Background


Click Add to add new backgrounds. The following dialog box will open:



Figure 1. Add Background Dialog Box


The Source options determine the source of the background:

Select From Color to select a color-based background.

Select Name to enter a file to be used as the background, or click the icon to select a file from the local computer.

Use the To Page number box to select the page of the document selected in the Name section to be used as the background.

The Appearance options determine the rotation, opacity and scale of the background:

The Rotation value determines the rotation of the background in degrees.

The Opacity value determines the opacity (transparency) of the background.

The Scale value determines the scale of the background in relation to either the target pane, if the box is selected, or the size of the original image, if the box is cleared.

The Placement options determine the horizontal and/or vertical offset of the background from the left, right or center of the document.

Select the As Background box to insert the watermark into the background as opposed to the foreground of the document.

The Pages Range options are as follows:

Select All to add backgrounds to every page.

Select Current Page to add a background to only the current page.

Use the Pages box to determine backgrounds for specific pages. See here for further information.

Use the Subset option to select All Pages, Odd Pages Only or Even Pages Only.

Please note that it is possible to create more than one background for pages within the same document as long as they are not located within the same page/page range.

The Preview Page pane displays a preview of pages. Select the numbers beneath the window to preview corresponding pages within the document.

When the desired settings have been entered, click OK to create new backgrounds.


The Settings dropdown menu is used to save/manage customized settings:


Click headers,and,footers,save to save the current settings.

Click headerfootersdelete to delete the custom settings currently selected.

Click manage.headers.footers to manage settings that have been saved previously.


When the desired settings have been entered, click OK to create the background.


Click Remove All to remove all backgrounds.


Click Manage to manage existing backgrounds.