The easy way to change the background on Microsoft Teams

The easy way to change the background on Microsoft Teams

With most of the businesses worldwide now resorting to the work from home scheme, demand has grown for some reliable and secure team communication tools. While some of these apps are more open and easy to use for general purposes like catching up with friends and colleagues, there are some that are focussed more on the corporates. One such application is Microsoft’s very own ‘Microsoft Teams’.

By definition, Microsoft Teams is a proprietary business communication platform developed by Microsoft, as part of the Microsoft 365 family of products. One can compare it with similar peer software like Slack or Skype for Business, but Microsoft has given this, a lot of useful features and functionalities, that make it, a go-to for organizations around the world.

When you are hosting a meeting on behalf of your company, or the company you work for, you may be required to do so with a custom background behind you. Like most other video conferencing apps, Microsoft Teams allows you to apply background effects to your meeting window, and in this tutorial, we will show you how you can get it done with ease.

Step 1. Start the Meeting you are going to host. This will open the meeting window.


How to change the Background on the Microsoft Teams App