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Manage your photo, password, and other settings

On the Settings page, you can manage your account settings, such as update your profile photo, change your role, or reset your password. To change some settings, you might need help from the administrator who manages Classroom for your school. Who is my administrator?

Change your profile photo

You can display a profile photo next to your name in Classroom. Your G Suite for Education profile picture is your Classroom profile photo. 

Note: Currently, you can change your profile photo only in the web version of Classroom.

  1. Sign in to Classroom with your Google Account.

    For example, you@yourschool.edu or you@gmail.comLearn more.

  2. At the top, click Menu Menu.

    Click Menu

  3. Scroll down and click Settings.

    Click Settings

  4. Click Change profile picture.
  5. Upload a new photo, select a photo from your computer, or take a photo with your computer’s camera. You might need to allow Google Drive to access your computer’s camera. 
  6. (Optional) Resize the box over your photo. 
  7. Click Set as profile photo.

Note: Once you add a profile photo, you can’t remove it—you can only replace it with a different photo.

Change your role 

If you signed into Classroom with an incorrect role, contact the administrator who manages Classroom to change it.

Change your password

Currently, you can change your password only in the web version of Classroom.

  1. Sign in to Classroom with your Google Account.

    For example, you@yourschool.edu or you@gmail.comLearn more.

  2. At the top, click Menu  Menu .

    Click Menu

  3. Scroll down and click Settings.

    Click Settings

  4. Click Google account settings.
  5. In the Sign-in & security section, select Signing in to Google.
  6. Click Password.
  7. Enter your current password and click Sign in.
  8. Enter your new password. We recommend that you choose a password with at least 8 characters. Why?
  9. Confirm the password and click Change Password
Reset your password if you forgot it

If you need to reset your password, you can:

  • Contact the administrator who manages Classroom for help.
  • Go to trouble signing in and follow the instructions.
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