Updating your profile photo

You can add, update, or remove your profile photo on your profile page.

Before you begin

Your profile photo must be one of the following file types: .jpeg, .gif, or ..png. There are no file size restrictions. However, the image is automatically resized to fit the allocated space in the user interface.

About this task

You can enhance your profile by updating your image from time to time. Be sure to upload a business-appropriate image.


To update your profile image, perform the following steps.

  1. From the My Profile page, mouse over your profile photo and click the Edit profile photo icon.

    Alternatively, click Edit My Profile and click the Photo tab.

  2. Do one of the following:
    • To upload a new image:
      1. Click Browse to locate a file containing a picture of you to display in your profile.
      2. Select the image file that you want to upload and display and then click Open.
      3. Optionally resize the portion of the image that will display using the Image Preview area.
        Note: Image resizing is not available for all image formats; if you encounter problems with uploading and sizing an image, try converting the image to a different format and then upload.
      4. Click Save.
    • To remove the existing photo, select Remove Image.

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