Switch views during a video call

In Teams for your personal life, you can switch your views during a video call. 

  1. To switch views during a video call:

    • On mobile: Select the More actions Microsoft Teams more options icon menu, then select either Meeting views or Change layout.

    • On desktop: Select the Change view The Gallery view icon in Teams for desktop  icon.

  2. Select the option you would like:

    • Gallery  The Gallery view icon in Teams for desktop  view - This is the default view when joining a meeting on desktop or mobile.

    • Large gallery The Large gallery icon in Teams for desktop  view - This will show up to 49 participants, in a 7x7 arrangement. This option is available when at least ten people have their cameras turned on. 

    • Together mode  The Together mode icon in Teams for desktop - This layout gives your call the feel of everyone working together in a virtual space. Together mode is available when there are at least five people in the meeting. 

  3. You can change your view at any time during the video call.

Learn more about what you can do during a meeting in Teams.

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