Remove image background with the Image Background Removal service

Remove image background with the Image Background Removal service in Productsup.

You may wish to remove backgrounds from your images in favor of having a transparent background.

This can be done in the Platform using the Image Background Removal service.

Note

You will need an account with remove.bg to use this service. You will also need to provide your Amazon S3 credentials for uploading the results.

Make sure you have set a product identifier to use this service.

Add the Image Background Removal service

In order to add the Image Background Removal service, you should:

  1. Navigate to your site

  2. Navigate to Data Services on the left-hand tab

  3. Click add service

  4. Add the Image Background Removal service

  5. Give the service a name (if desired)

  6. Define a custom column prefix (if desired)

  7. Select whether to use the service on the import or intermediate level

    • the level refers to where your image links are found

  8. Click add

  9. Select the image URL column where your images are found

  10. Enter your remove.bg API key

  11. Add in your S3 bucket name and S3 region

  12. Provide your S3 access key and S3 access secret

  13. Click save

Upon the successful setting up of the Image Background Removal service, two new columns (based on the prefix you defined) will be created:

___service_background_remover_image_url

___service_background_remover_image_name

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Edit an existing Image Background Removal service

In order to edit settings for your Image Background Removal service, you should:

  1. Navigate to your site

  2. Navigate to Data Services on the left-hand tab

  3. Click on the settings wheel

Delete an existing Image Background Removal service

In order to delete your Image Background Removal service, you should:

  1. Navigate to your site

  2. Navigate to Data Services on the left-hand tab

  3. Click on the settings wheel

  4. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click remove this service