Virtual backgrounds

Protect your privacy and have some fun! Choose from 8 background images or blur your background as a privacy screen. You have the option to provide your own images for virtual backgrounds as an event add-on.

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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.

All features

Interactive spaces

Stages with tables

Guest experience

Table topic icebreakers
Emoji feedback
Background music
Word game
Jigsaw puzzle
Photo booth
User profiles
Participant listing
Contact sharing
Connection summaries
Multi-language translation
Sign language
Virtual backgrounds
One-on-one networking
Networking nudges
Tiered chat
System check
Web-based experience
Live technical support

Host experience

Multi-room events
Video announcements
Pre-recorded videos
RTMP streams
Stage recordings
Sponsored booths
Smart grouping
Event agenda
Live captioning
Single Sign-On (SSO) and login options
Large tables
Multiple hosts
Host support

Customization & metrics

Custom colors & backgrounds
Event pages
Event metrics

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