When the focus belongs on you and not your room, you can choose to blur your background during a video call in Skype. The option to blur your background is available in Skype on Windows, Mac, and Skype for Windows 10 (version 14).
How do I blur my background during a video call in Skype?
To start your call with the background blurred, hover over the video
button and select Blur my background
. To blur your background during a call, hover over the video button or select the More
menu and then select Blur My background
How do I blur my background for all video calls in Skype?
To turn background blur on for all calls, click your profile picture
and click Settings
. Click Audio & Video
then toggle Blur my background for all calls
Why don't I see the option to blur my video?
In order to blur your background in Skype, your computer processor needs to support Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2). For more information, check with your computer manufacturer.