It is important change google profile photoAfter all, this photo appears everywhere. From leaving a Google review, sending an email, posting a comment on YouTube, etc. Basically, the profile picture will appear on all the services of the internet giant.
Change Google profile photo from your computer
To be able to change the Google profile photo from a PC with Windows, Linux or Mac. The first thing we will have to do is visit the web Gmail and log in with our credentials. Then we will have to click on our profile image found in the upper right corner of the window.
Once the menu appears, we will have to click on the camera icon that appears at the bottom right of the profile image that we currently have.
A window will appear called “Select profile picture”. From this section we can upload the photo we want. We have two options: upload one from our computer by clicking on the “Upload photos” tab, dragging and dropping the photo in the box below. Additionally, we can click on the button “Select a photo from your computer” and the File Explorer will open from where we can select the image that we are going to upload.
The second way is to go to the “Your photos” tab and choose one that we already have uploaded in Google Photos.
Regardless of the method you use to choose the image, later we will have to crop it to be able to conform it to Google standards; It is the same as we have to do when we change the WhatsApp profile picture.
When we finish, we click on “Set as profile photo“In the lower left corner of the screen”.
Now the new photograph is configured. It will most likely take several minutes to update across all services. Therefore, we recommend that you be patient and wait for the changes to take effect.
Change Google image from a mobile device
We can do it from any mobile device, be it an iPhone, iPad or Android. This guide will be helpful regardless of the operating system.
We open the Gmail application and we are going to click on our profile photo that is in the upper right corner of the screen.
In this new window, we are going to click on the camera icon that appears next to the profile photo.
On the next screen, we will click on “Change”.
Next, we will have two options: we can choose to take a photo or we can choose one from the photo album on our phone.
Once selected, we will have to adjust the options to adapt it to Google services. Areas that are not highlighted will be removed; when we finish we simply click on “Choose”.