With Hippo Video, you can now change the background of your videos by using the Virtual Background feature. 

Requirements
Hippo Video Account. Sign-up here if you are a new user. 

Let’s see how to apply virtual background for the new and existing videos,

To apply a virtual background for a new video

  1. Log-in to  Hippo Video with your existing credentials.

  2. Click on + Create button from the top right or the Plus icon from the left navbar and then click on Create Prospecting Videos.

  1. Once the recording is complete, click on Finish Recording

  1. Now, click on Virtual Background, you will see the default background templates. 

    1. None - Click to reset your background.

    2. Plus - Click to add images from your local drive/recently used/g-drive/stock images. 

  1. Once you’ve selected your preferred background, click on Apply.
    Note: By clicking on the Cancel button, your virtual background selection will be discarded. However, you can always choose the video from your Library to apply a virtual background later on. 

To apply a virtual background for an existing video:

  1. Log-in to  Hippo Video with your existing credentials.

  2. Click on Library from the left navbar and then click on All Videos. 

  3. Now, select the video you wish to apply a virtual background.

  4. In the Video Preview page, click on the Customize Video tab on the right and click on Virtual Background

  1. You will see the default background templates.

  1. None - Click to reset your background.

  2. Add Background - Click to add images from your local drive/recently used/g-drive/stock images. 


NoteGreen tick indicates the selection. 

  1. Once you’ve selected your preferred background, click on Apply

  2. It may take a few seconds to analyse and apply virtual background for the selected video. 

  3. The selected background is applied to the video as shown below: