If you'd like to change your background for a Microsoft Teams video meeting, follow the below instructions. Note that your background will persist across all meetings until you change it again. If you do not see the option to change your background, it may not be available on your device yet.
Change your background before a meeting starts
- Before joining a meeting, you will be prompted to set up your audio and video
- Select the Background filters icon
- Select the background you'd like to use. You can upload custom images if you'd like.
Change your background during a meeting
Select More actions > Apply background effects .
Select the background you'd like to use. You can upload custom images if you'd like.
Select Preview to see how your chosen background looks before you apply it, and then select Apply.
To turn off background effects, select the icon.