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To change your virtual background or filters in Zoom:

  1. Sign in at
  2. Go to Settings
  3. Select In-Meeting (Advanced)
  4. Turn On Virtual background and Video filters
  5. Check the box to Allow use of videos for virtual backgrounds

To use virtual background or filters in Zoom:

From within the Zoom app:

  1. Click the Setting cog in the upper-right
  2. Select Background & Filters
    If you have a greenscreen, check the box next to "I have a greenscreen" to improve video quality
  3. You can:
    • Click on a background to use it
    • Upload new images or videos by clicking the Plus on the right
    • Select Video Filters to select from the filter options

You can also change your settings mid-meeting by clicking on the arrow next to STart/StopVideo from the Zoom menu, and selecting Choose Virtual Background. 


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