Watermark Background

06/01/2015 | Jan Stieperaere


More and more invoices are sent as a PDF to customers. One of the drawbacks when sending your invoices digitally is that you loose the look and feel of a stationery on a printed version. Not anymore! Since FileMaker 13 we can use an image as (watermark) background for your PDF version of a print. In that way the PDF and printed versions will look the same!
Example export with watermark background:
<h2>How it works?</h2>
<div>This technique makes use of FM13's new capability to set an image as layout background. In older versions it was already possible to set an image as background for a layout part, but not for the entire layout. Now the image can break through the boundaries of the layout parts!</div>
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