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How do I upload a new profile photo?

posted this on April 8, 2011, 6:49 PM

To add a new photo on your own profile, please follow the steps outlined below.

  • Click the Family dropdown tab, choose "Photos"
  • Click on "Add Photos"
  • Determine which of the 2 uploaders you wish to use:
  1. Simple Photo Uploader: You can use this to upload multiple photos
  2. Picasa Desktop: Upload from your Picasa desktop
  • Use the 'Browse' to select the photo you want by clicking on it
  • Click 'Open' which will enable you to upload the chosen photo
  • "Enter new album name"/"select existing album"
  • Click on "Upload Photos"
  • You may add a caption
  • "Save Your Changes"

Once the new photo has been uploaded, you may select 'Make My Profile Photo' and you are finished. 

You may also upload a profile photo by first navigating to the profile page of the person you would like to upload a photo for. Hover your mouse over the picture, an Edit icon will appear at the top right corner. Click on it to reveal the following options:

  • Upload a new photo
  • Choose from photos of "X"
  • View full size
  • Remove this profile photo
Select either "Upload a new photo" or "Choose from photos of 'X'" to upload a new profile photo.
Updated: December 22, 2014
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