How to create you own custom backgrounds in Teams
Now available in Teams background effects
Halfway April 2020 Microsoft released the long-awaited background effects to the public, while we seen many Microsoft employees for the last month it already using in Teams calls on Meetups and Event.
This is how it looks.
At the moment there are default 24 background to choose from, but later in the blog I show you how to create and use your own backgrounds.
When you select one, you can apply it or first preview it without the user see your selected background.
Here you see an example when you press for the preview how it looks.
When you press to apply and activate video you will get for example the following.
How to add your own backgrounds into Teams
When you want to put your own background in teams the only thing you have to do is copy a png or jpg in the following folder.
So it will look like this where you put the background files.
After this when you go to your teams and start a meeting or call you can choose your own background.
And this is the result when you call someone with your own custom background in teams.