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Add Watermark to Part Example (VBA)

This example shows how to add and modify a watermark.

'--------------------------------------------------------
' Preconditions:
' 1. Open a part document.
' 2. Insert a note for a watermark.
'    a. Expand the Annotations folder in the FeatureManager
'       design tree.
'    b. Right-click Notes Area and click Activate.
'    c. Click Insert > Annotations > Note.
'    d. Place the note on the model, type the note text, and
'       click OK in the Note PropertyManager page.
'    e. Right-click the note and click Watermark.
' 3. Open the Immediate window.
'
' Postconditions:
' 1. Places the watermark behind the geometry and
'    sets its transparency level to 50%.
' 2. Examine the graphics area and the Immediate window.
'--------------------------------------------------------
Option Explicit
Dim swApp As SldWorks.SldWorks
Dim swModel As SldWorks.ModelDoc2
Dim swNote As SldWorks.Note
Dim swSelectionMgr As SldWorks.SelectionMgr
Sub main()
    Set swApp = Application.SldWorks
    Set swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc     
    Set swSelectionMgr = swModel.SelectionManager
    Set swNote = swSelectionMgr.GetSelectedObject6(1, 0)
    Debug.Print "Is note a watermark? " & swNote.WatermarkNote
    swNote.WatermarkBehindGeometry = True
    Debug.Print "Is note behind geometry? " & swNote.WatermarkBehindGeometry
    swNote.WatermarkTransparencyLevel = 0.5
    Debug.Print "Note transparency level = " & swNote.WatermarkTransparencyLevel * 100 & "%"    
    swModel.ClearSelection2 True
    swModel.EditRebuild3     
End Sub


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