And, to help mark the beginning of our year-long anniversary celebration during this extraordinary time, here are some anniversary Teams meeting backgrounds that you may download. Just click on the image below that you want to use and save it to your desktop, a folder, or elsewhere. Follow the directions below for then uploading the image to Teams.
How to upload a custom background in Microsoft Teams
Following a recent update, Microsoft Teams made it much easier to add custom backgrounds. Here’s how to use your own images for backgrounds within Teams.
- Within a video call, select the More actions button (three dots).
- Select Show background effects.
- Select Add new.
- Select the image you’d like to use as a background.
- Select Open.
The image is now available to use as a custom background.