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Virtual backgrounds

Protect your privacy! Choose from 8 background images or blur your background as a privacy screen.

Frequently asked questions

What are virtual backgrounds?

Virtual backgrounds are a great way to add more visual flair to your event, as well as protect the privacy of your attendees.

Attendees at your event can choose to blur their current background, select any of the 8 default background images, or select from any provided custom images.

How do I turn on virtual backgrounds?

In your event's design studio, navigate to the Settings section listed under the Event Overview. From there, you can turn on Virtual backgrounds, which will enable virtual backgrounds for attendees.

How do I select a virtual background?

In a live event you can select a virtual background by clicking the Settings button towards the bottom of your screen.

You can choose to blur your current background, select any of the 8 default background images, or select from any provided custom images.

Your virtual background selection will be preserved as you move around tables and rooms.

How do I upload a custom image as a virtual background?

Customize your event's look and feel even more by providing attendees the option to pick from your custom designed and branded backgrounds.

Contact us to add custom images as virtual backgrounds.

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Interactive spaces

Table
Stage
Stage with tables

Guest experience

Icebreakers
Emoji feedback
Background music
Word game
Live video & chat support
User profiles
Participant listing
Contact sharing
Connection summaries
Audio translations
Virtual backgrounds
Networking nudges
Chat
System check

Host experience

Multiple hosts
Announcements
Pre-recorded videos
RTMP streaming
Single Sign-On (SSO) and login options
Recordings
Ushering

Customization & metrics

Branding
Custom colors & backgrounds
Event pages
Event metrics

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