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Go Further with Zoom!

Steps to adding a virtual background to your zoom meeting.

Woman with long hair is in front of a light blue zoom background that is has a graphic of the state capital and "Disability Day on the Hill 2021" and "Let's Go Further 2021" logo

1. Download a DDH background to your computer or device.

  Download Virtual Background Orange

  Download Virtual Background Dark Blue

  Download Virtual Background Light Blue

2. Launch Zoom on your computer.

3. Click the SETTINGS button that looks like this  

4. Click on BACKGROUND & FILTERS and ADD IMAGE.

Zoom settings for "Background & Filters" and arrow pointing at + button to add a virtual background image.

5. Navigate to where you saved your virtual background and select the file to upload.

6. Once the file is uploaded, you can select it as your background!

 

Common issues:

  • If your background looks backwards (the letters are reversed) make sure you don't have MIRROR MY VIDEO selected at the bottom of the window.
  • If you get the below prompt, select DOWNLOAD before uploading your image. It will be just a small interuption in the process.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Pop up from zoom settings that asks, "Download Smart Virtual Background package?" the button  "Download" is highlighted blue
  • If you still have technical issues, check out THIS ARTICLE from Zoom with pointers on how to troubleshoot issues with your specific computer.