Can I set a background image to use when making video calls/meeting in Teams?

To use custom backgrounds in Microsoft Teams, you'll need to use the desktop version of the app

  • Initiate a video call.
  • On the call screen, click the More Options icon
  • Select the option for Show Background Effects
  • Select your preferred background and click Apply 

It will give you the chance to preview the background before making it visible to others

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