Instructions for setting up a virtual background

How to set a virtual background on desktop

Step #1

Download the virtual background you would like to use by clicking on the photo below.

Step #2

Log into your Zoom account online and enable virtual backgrounds in settings via this link.

Step #3

Once enabled, open the Zoom app on your desktop.

Step #4

Once in the meeting, look to the bottom left corner and see an option to “Stop Video.” Don’t click it! To the right is an upward arrow, “^,” click the arrow

Step #5
When clicking the arrow, you will see an option to “Choose virtual background,” click that option

Step #6
That will take you to a new window in “Settings” where you can upload the background you downloaded in step #1.

Step #7
Enjoy the event! If you have trouble with your background, you can remove the virtual background by clicking the same arrow in Step #5 and then click none.

How to set a virtual background on mobile (iPhone or iPad)

Step #1

Download the virtual background you would like to use by clicking on the photo below. You will have to save the image to your device after downloading it.

Step #2

Log into your Zoom account online and enable virtual backgrounds in settings via this link.

Step #3

Once enabled, open the Zoom app your mobile device and join the meeting.

Step #4

Once in the meeting, tap the three dots at the bottom right to open the More menu.

Step #5
Tap Virtual Background.

Step #6
Select the photo that you saved from Step #1.

Step #7
Enjoy the event! If you have trouble with your background, you can remove the virtual background by clicking the same three buttons in Step #4 and then click none.

Choose your virtual background

Click on the image to download: