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Skype brings an update for its users with customized background

As COVID-19 forces nearly whole world into the home, so now it is very often all get video calls. The calls may be official, from family or friends as well. There are other apps as well, which all now updated and make it possible for all to get connect with all members at a time.

In the same way, now Skype, the most popular video calling app, is all set to take on the recently popular Zoom app. To make the app more exciting and give a new look, Skype adds the custom backgrounds to the desktop versions. You can get these features by updating the app to the latest versions. The updates are available for Mac, Windows, web, and Linux OS as well.

But when you are going for the custom background in here, you all can see that if you go with the Microsoft Store version of the app, then it may not work. So, to do that work, you need to go for the old-school .exe file and need to upload the same on the Skype website as well.

In the update, Skype offers the best option to blur the background when you are doing any video calls from any place.

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Chris Noble

Chris Noble

Chris Noble is a San Francisco-based editor. Chris covers the launch of the euro, technology, media, France’s economic and diplomatic policy — and wine. He has bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Columbia University.
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