Reduce My Background Noise for a Microsoft Teams Meeting

How do I:

Is there a way to filter out some of the background noise for my Microsoft Teams meeting?

Target Audience:

Faculty, staff and students are able to use this feature. Windows based computers only. This feature is not yet available for Mac computers.


My air conditioner is noisy when it is running. I want to make sure that others can hear me during a meeting I am attending.

How do I:

How do I filter some of the background noise out of a Microsoft Teams meeting?


  1. Open your Teams desktop application.

  1. Select your profile icon in the top right.

  2. Click Settings.

  3. Select Devices from the list on the left.

  4. Use the dropdown menu under Noise Suppression to choose the one that best fits your needs.



Do you still need help?  Create a support ticket and a Service Desk technician will contact you. 





Article ID: 128559
Tue 2/23/21 4:01 PM
Mon 2/21/22 1:08 PM