Blur your background for calls and meetings on StarLeaf for desktop.

You can blur your video background from the pre-meeting screen, in an ongoing call or meeting, or from the Account tab:

Pre-meeting screen

To blur your background before you join a meeting:

  1. Click Join on your meeting.
  2. Open Audio & video settings on the pre-meeting screen.
  3. Go to the Background tab.
  4. Select Blurred.
  5. You will now join your meeting with a blurred background.

    If you want to keep this background for future calls and meetings, tick Always use this background. You can remove this background setting at any time by following the same steps as above and selecting Off.

Ongoing call

To blur your background while you are in a call or meeting:

  1. Hover your cursor over the call window to reveal the top toolbar.
  2. Select AV settings.
  3. Go to the Background tab.
  4. Select Blurred. Your background is now blurred:

If you want to keep this background for future calls and meetings, tick Always use this background. You can remove this background setting at any time by following the same steps as above and selecting Off.

Account tab

To blur your background at any time outside of a call or meeting:

  1. Go to the Account tab.
  2. Click Audio and video settings.
  3. Go to the Background tab.
  4. Select Blurred. Your background is now blurred:

If you want to keep this background for future calls and meetings, tick Always use this background. You can remove this background setting at any time by following the same steps as above and selecting Off.