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When you add watermark to PDF on Mac it helps to prevent counterfeiting of document. Therefore, if you have a document that you want to personalize it is important that you add watermarks. What if you have a document that has several pages will you add watermark page by page? No, this article shows you how to watermark PDF on Mac in batch (including High Sierra) documents using powerful watermark tool - PDFelement for Mac.

Add Watermark to PDF on Mac

Step 1. Go to "Edit" Tab

Open a PDF, go to "Edit" tab on the top toolbar. Then click "Watermark" and "Add", you will be able to add watermark to PDF on Mac. You can choose "Text", "Image" or "PDF" in the box of "Source" to on the right panel to add watermark.

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  • Text: You can add text as watermarks.
  • Image: You can add an image as watermarks.
  • PDF: You can add a PDF as watermarks.

Step 2. Set Preferences of Watermark

You can set the appearance of the watermark by clicking the "Appearance" tab, you can choose the rotation, opacity, location and more other options. If you click the "Position" tab, you can set the position, page range and other parameters as you want. And the watermark will be displayed on the pages as preview looks, if you think it is ok, just click "Add".

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Add Watermark to PDF on Mac in Batches

Step 1. Open PDF File

Launch PDFelement in Launchpad on your mac, click the "Batch Process" button to get into it. On the new window, you will be able to perform a number of batch tasks such as watermark, data extraction, OCR, conversion and encryption. Now you can drag and drop PDF files in it, or click "+" to add all your PDF files into the program.

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Step 2. Edit Watermark

Navigate to the top menu and click on "Watermark > Add". Then click the "Next" button on the right side to configure your watermark. You can use text, image or PDF as the watermark. You can change the font size, color and angle of watermark. Before saving it you can rotate the image watermark to angle you want. You can also adjust its opacity.

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Step 3. Add Watermarks to PDF in Batches on Mac

Finally click "Add" to watermark all your PDFs at a time. After adding the watermark, click on "Finish" and a new folder will appear. Here are all your PDFs with custom watermark you've created.

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Best Tool to Add Watermark to PDF on Mac

There are various tools that you can use to add watermark to PDF on Mac but nothing beats PDFelement for Mac. This software is built with a watermark tool. This watermark tool not only allows you to add watermark to single PDF file, but also add watermark to batch PDF documents. PDFelement for Mac is an easy to use software that is compatible with Mac operating systems which are macOS High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mountain Lion and Lion.

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Features of PDFelement for Mac:

  • It is a PDF editor that allows modification texts, images, objects, pages, and adding links.
  • You can also add headers, footers, and bates numbering.
  • It allows you to comment on PDF pages by highlighting, underlining, striking through, annotating, drawing shapes, adding text box, call out comments and others.
  • It is a PDF converter that supports editable formats like RTF, HTML, EPUB, Images, DOC, DOCX, XLS, PPT and TXT.
  • It is PDF form filler and creator.
  • It is PDF printer that prints files that are compatible with PDF tools.
  • It enables you to password protect PDF with open password and user password. You can also use it to unlock PDF restrictions.
  • It is compatible with Mac OS X 10.10, 10.11, 10.12 and macOS High Sierra.
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