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How to put a watermark on a sheet of a document generated with xlsio

Hi, we're using xlsio syncfusion to generate reports in excel.

Now we want put a watermark on a sheet of this report, exist a form of make this

4 Replies

RM Roimer Machacón Otero January 8, 2015 03:17 PM UTC

We have tried this:

hoja.PageSetup.BackgoundImage = New System.Drawing.Bitmap(Server.MapPath("~/images/image.png"))

But when the document opens in excel 2013, the error attached in the image

Attachment: error_excel_7a5bf72b.rar

IN Ishwarya Narayanan Syncfusion Team January 9, 2015 12:59 PM UTC

Hi Nestor,


Thank you for using Syncfusion products.


We have analyzed the issue and are unable to reproduce the issue according to the image one shared by you . So We have provided a sample for inserting  a watermark using XlsIO. We also provided the KB link for further reference. Kindly refer the following link and get back to us if the issue is reproducing. If not, please modify the sample to reproduce the issue and get back to us. This will help us to investigate further and provide you a prompt solution. 


Sample link:



KB Link:



We would request you to use our Direct-Trac Support system for further follow up.Kindly use the below link to login on Direct trac.


Direct trac Link:  https://www.syncfusion.com/account/login?ReturnUrl=/support/directtrac/incidents



Ishwarya N

RM Roimer Machacón Otero January 13, 2015 04:09 PM UTC

Hi, We have seen the example, now this example generating a report for excel 97-2003, don´t work appears all the document in black background (image attached) while for excel 2007 or upper this work ok. Now we need compatibility with office 97-2003
Attachment: Spreadsheet_8e733ac4.rar

SR Sudha Ramachandran Syncfusion Team January 29, 2015 07:29 AM UTC

Hi Nestor,


We were able to reproduce the problem and have logged defect report regarding this. A support incident to track the status of this defect has been created under your account. Please log on to our support website to check for further updates




Please let me know if you have any questions.



Sudha Ramachandran

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