I downloaded the student version at home and i get the message that says it will contain a permanent plot banner if i open and then save a file i made at school, at my house. I was wondering what the plot banner is? Also, since i'm making an assembly, and if i edit all my parts on the student version, will that create a watermark on the computer for rendering or anything (except for printing out which i won't do)
I think you should post this to the Inventor Discussion Group to confirm with that team, but from my understanding any file that's opened and saved with a student version will retain the "student" watermark from that point on.
Here's the Inventor discussion group link for you as well: http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Autodesk-Inventor/bd