Change or hide your account picture

You can see the names and photos of each account on your Pixel Slate at the sign-in screen. You can change your account photo, or hide account names and photos.

Change account photo

  1. If you haven't yet, sign in to your device.
  2. In the bottom right, select the time to open the status area.
  3. Select Settings Settings.
  4. In the "People" section, select your account photo.
  5. Change your account photo.
    • To take a photo, select Camera Take photo and then Take a picture Take photo
    • To take a short video, select the Camera Take photo and then Video camera Switch to record video and then Start recording Start recording
    • To upload your own photo, choose one from your Files Files
    • Choose one of the photos from the list.

Note: To retake a photo, under the photo, select Delete Delete.

Hide account photo from sign-in screen

  1. If you haven't yet, sign in to your device.
  2. In the bottom right, select the time to open the status area.
  3. Select Settings Settings
  4. In the "People" section, select Manage other people.
  5. Turn off Show usernames and photos on the sign-in screen.

Now, you'll see a generic "Sign in" step on the sign-in screen.

Note: If you're using your device at work or school, or if your account isn't the owner of your device, you won't be able to hide account photos. For more information, see Related articles.

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