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This article explains how to remove an existing watermark from a document. In Microsoft Word for Windows 2.0, you can add a watermark to a document by using the Watermark macro that was included with the NEWMACRO.DOC file.
If you attempt to replace a watermark by rerunning the macro without first deleting the original watermark, the result is two watermarks on top of each other. Rerunning the macro can also create a soft page break in the middle of the page; however, this page break does not occur when you print the document.
Note: The Watermark macro must be used with a PostScript printer or a laser-compatible printer with a PostScript cartridge option.
Word version 6.0, 7.0, 97To remove a Watermark from a Word 6.0 document:
Word version 2.xTo remove a watermark from a document, use the following steps:
To remove the Watermark macro from a template, use the following steps:
"Microsoft Word for Windows User's Guide," version 2.0, pages 447, 572-574, 753-754, and 766-767
Article ID: 87089 - Last Review: November 16, 2006 - Revision: 2.3
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