Change your Gmail profile picture

You can choose a photo to set as your Gmail profile picture. This image shows up when someone sees your name in their email inbox or chat list.

Your Gmail profile picture is the same as your Google Account picture. Learn how to change your Google Account name and other info.

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Change your picture

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Gmail app .
  2. At the top right, tap your profile picture.
  3. On your profile picture, tap Camera Photoand then Change or Add profile picture.
  4. Take or choose a new profile picture. 
  5. Drag your profile picture to the center of the square.
  6. Tap Save as profile picture.

Tips:

Find an old profile picture

You can find your old profile pictures in your Album Archive.

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