When transitioning file states, it is often necessary to add a buffer to the associated PDF files.



Sometimes a Released document must also be returned to the Change status.



It's heavy to use SOLIDWORKS and DocPublication to add a buffer In modification.


With the operation StampPDF from TaskActions we apply the stamp directly to the PDF file.



To add a buffer, simply create a PDM task and use the tool myPDMtools TaskActions:



We will now add an operation StampPDF



All you have to do is set up a buffer that can use plain text associated with PDM variables or simply an image :



This option allows you to automatically retrieve the associated PDF files, simply by setting the path to the source file.



When the task is set up, to run it automatically during a file transition, all that is left to do is to add an action on the desired transition of the :