Free Zoom Backgrounds to Celebrate the High Holidays from Home

How to use a downloaded image to customize your Zoom background on a desktop:

Enable Zoom virtual backgrounds:

  1. Sign-in to the Zoom web portal
  2. Click “My Meeting Settings” if you are an account administrator, or “Meeting Settings” if you are an account member
  3. Navigate to the “Virtual Background” option on the “Meeting” tab and click the “Status toggle” to enable it

Select your virtual background in a meeting:

  1. In a Zoom meeting, click the ^ arrow next to “Start/Stop Video”
  2. Click “Choose a virtual background”
  3. Click the + plus sign above the gallery of background image options to add one saved on your computer
  4. Click the background you would like from the gallery, and it will be applied to your video

How to use a saved image to customize your mobile background

For iOS devices:

  1. Go to the “Photos” app and select the background image you want to use
  2. Click on the share icon on the lower left corner of the screen
  3. Select “Use as Wallpaper”
  4. Select “Set,” then choose either “Set Lock Screen,” “Set Home Screen,” or “Both”

For Android devices:

  1. Press and hold a blank area on your home screen (where no apps are placed), and home screen options will appear.
  2. Select “Add wallpaper”
  3. A set of options will appear to choose where the background image will be coming from. Select “Gallery”
  4. Choose the image from your gallery
  5. Choose either “Home screen,” “Lock screen,” or “Home and lock screens”
  6. Select “Done” to save