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How To Change Profile Picture On Gmail Using PC and Phone

If you are an old profile photo, use this method to change your profile picture.

Gmail is an electronic mail account created by Google. The account which ends with @gmail.com is free for all users. It creates a profile that has your name, age, and profile picture so that others can know you. With a single Gmail login, you can have access to several Google services like Drive, YouTube, Hangouts, Meet, and more. It also provides free cloud storage up to 15 GB and can be extended by paying for it. In this upcoming passage, you are going to see how to change the profile picture in Gmail.

Need to Change Profile Picture on Gmail

The need to change the profile pictures is because most people will have their old image in their Gmail profile. Those pictures are updated when the account has been created and will be updated for a long time. When you need to update it you don’t know how to change your profile picture. So we are here to help you alter your profile picture in your Gmail account.

How to Change profile picture in Gmail?

Gmail was available on all devices and each has a procedure to change your profile in Gmail.

  • Change Profile Picture in Gmail using Desktop PC
  • Change Profile Picture in Gmail using Smartphone

How to Change Profile Picture in Gmail using Desktop PC?

Step 1: Open the browser in your Computer.

Step 2: Search for Gmail in your browser and click on your profile picture in the top right corner.

Profile icon
Click on the profile icon

Step 3: Tap Manage your Google Account.

Manage your google account
Click on Manage your Google Account

Step 4: You will be directed to Google Account page.

Step 5: Click on personal info in the left panel of the Google account.

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Personal Info

Step 6: Under your Profile click on Photo.

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Add a Photo

Step 7: A popup will appear and ask you to select a photo (you can select a photo from your computer or upload it from the drive).

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Select a Photo from your Computer

Step 8: After selecting profile picture, click on Set as Profile photo.

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Set as Profile Photo

How to Change Profile Picture in Gmail using a Smartphone?

Step 1: Open the Gmail app in your smartphone.

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Download
Download

Step 2: Tap on your profile picture at the top right corner of the application.

Profile icon
Profile icon

Step 3: Tap on Manage your Google Account in the popup that appears.

Manage your account
Manage your Google Account

Step 4: You will directed to the Google Account page and tap on Personal info under your Gmail ID.

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Personal Info

Note: If you are opening it for the first time then you will be shown some introduction to Google account and tap on Get Started.

Step 5: Under your Profile, tap on Photo and a popup will appear.

Photo
Select Photo

Step 6: Click on Set Profile picture in the popup

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Set Profile Photo

Step 7: Choose Profile picture from your gallery or take a picture through your camera.

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Set Profile Photo

Step 8: Accept the picture and now your profile picture in your Gmail account will be changed.

Accept
Accept

So update to your latest picture from your gallery to your Gmail account and look cool in it. Let us know how useful it is in the comment section below. For more updates follow us on Facebook and Twitter and stay connected.

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