Regardless of the type of meeting you are in, there are distractions everywhere. See how you can reduce common types of distractions.

Curate notifications in Teams  

Clicking More options on a channel allows you to select Follow this channel

Learn more about customizing Teams notifications and Outlook notifications.

Reduce background noise  

When your mic is turned on in a Teams meeting or call, background noise around you—shuffling papers, slamming doors, barking dogs, and so on—can distract others. Teams offers three levels of noise suppression to help keep meeting participants focused.

Neutralize your background display  

If you want to change what appears behind you in your video, you can either blur your background or replace it entirely with any image you want. Learn more about how using a background blur can keep the focus on you.

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