Windows | macOS
- Sign in to the Zoom
- Click your profile picture, then
- Select Backgrounds & Filters.
Note: If you do not have
the Virtual Background tab and you
have enabled it on the web portal, sign out of the Zoom desktop
client and sign in again.
- Check I have a green screen if you
have a physical green screen set up. You can then click on your
video to select the correct color for the green screen.
- Click on an image or video to select the desired virtual
- (Optional) Add your own image by clicking and choosing
if you want to upload an image or a video. If prompted,
click Download to download the package
for virtual background without a green screen.
Right-click on the zoom
background listed and click on ” Save Image as…”
To disable Virtual Background,
open the virtual background options again and choose the
Ensure that you are using a solid
background color when I have a green
screen is checked.
After you select an option, that
virtual background will be used for your future
For more information about
the Blur option, please refer to
If your account admin set a
default virtual background, they can also enabled it to reset
back to the default if you changed your virtual background
during a meeting.