How To Blur Your Video Background

Want some background privacy during a meeting? We'll show you how to blur the background of your video in a virtual meeting.
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Emma Giles, Co-Founder & Head of Product
March 1, 2023


Just one more perk of the SoWork Metaverse is that your meeting now has advanced privacy through our in-house background blurring! By reading this article you'll be a pro at customizing your video.

๐Ÿš€ Walkthrough

Open the settings cog in your video preview in the bottom right-hand corner of your screen by clicking on it.

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Select your desired background blur strength

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*Note: You will only see your desired blur effect if your video is on, not when only your character is visible in the video preview.

Why use a background blur?

Background blurring adds an additional layer of privacy to your SoWork Office so you no longer have to have your home or working space broadcast to your teammates!

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