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Add Watermark to Part Example (VB.NET)

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.
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.sldworks
Imports SolidWorks.Interop.swconst
Imports System.Runtime.InteropServices
Imports System
Imports System.Diagnostics
Partial Class SolidWorksMacro
    Public Sub main()
        Dim swModel As ModelDoc2
        Dim swNote As Note
        Dim swSelectionMgr As SelectionMgr

        swModel = swApp.ActiveDoc 
        swSelectionMgr = swModel.SelectionManager
        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 & "%")
    End Sub
    ''' <summary>
    ''' The SldWorks swApp variable is pre-assigned for you.
    ''' </summary>
    Public swApp As SldWorks
End Class

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