How to Remove a Watermark from an Excel File Oct 25, 2023 — How to remove a watermark from an Excel spreadsheet — Microsoft Office Excel. How to Add a Watermark on a Word Document Jun 28, 2023 — How to add watermark on a Word document How to Add a Watermark in the Windows Registry How to Add a Watermark in Windows 10/8/7 If you have tried this tip in Windows 10, 8, or 7 you will notice they do not have these settings. Click the Start button and select run. Type reedit and hit enter. Go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\17.0\Outlook\Watermark (or C:\Windows\System32\soffice.dll\soffice.dll for 32-bit). In the right pane, you should see at least one WORD called “WatermarkSettings”. Delete this WORD. Now you should be back to your default setting with a watermark. If you wish to remove an existing watermark, all you will need to do is select the WORD that contains it (on the left side of the right pane). Go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\17.0\Outlook\Watermark and delete it to remove the watermark. In the Windows Registry you can also change other Registry values. To do this, navigate to: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\17.0\Outlook\Watermark\WatermarkSettings (or C:\Windows\System32\soffice.dll\soffice.dll for 32-bit). From here you can create a WORD called WatermarkSettings, and change some of its values. One nice feature when using Excel is the “copy” function. Just add a new column and highlight the first row you would like to copy. Then add a new cell, type a number (for example, 10), then select the cell, right-click then select Copy. How to Create a watermark in Excel You can create a watermark in Excel. Before you do anything, you are prompted to download the watermark template. You should do so.