With the update of Microsoft's collaboration tool, you can now choose a custom image as the background for your video chat. Thealso allows you to choose your . But with the recent concerns about zoom protection .
How to Change Your Video Chat Background in Microsoft Teams
Important Catch: This feature is only available for scheduled meetings, according to Microsoft.
1. Start or join a Teams meeting from the Windows or Mac application (you cannot change your background in the web app at this time).
2. Click or tap the three dots at the bottom of the screen to go to the controls of your meeting .
3. Select More Actions > Show Background Effects . Select Blur to blur your background or choose from the available images to replace it.
4. You can preview your background to see what it looks like. If you like it, click Apply . That is it!
In the future, you can also create your own images, upload them to Teams, and then select them as the background image for your video chats, Microsoft said.
and if your workplace or school has access to Office 365, you already have access to it. You can also view a free version of Microsoft's communication tool.