This post mainly tells you how Windows 10 change account picture including adding, changing, and deleting pictures. To obtain the detailed information, keep reading this post of MiniTool.

Windows 10 offers a high level of personalization to its users. Editing the account picture is one of the personalized options. Generally speaking, Windows will assign new user accounts a generic profile picture. If you don’t think its personal and interesting enough, change it manually.

Part 1: Add a Picture to Windows Account

Before changing the previous Windows 10 account picture, you need to add a picture. How to do that? The following steps show you that.

Step 1: Open Settings by pressing Windows and I keys.

Step 2: Click on Accounts.

click on Accounts

Step 3: After clicking Your info in the left pane, move to the right side of the window. Then scroll down the content to find and click on Browse for one.

click Browse for one

Step 4: In the prompted window, click on the place where you store your photos to find the target image. Click on the image for your Windows 10 account picture and click Choose picture. After that, the selected image will be uploaded and displayed in the position of Windows 10 account picture.

choose the target image and click Choose picture

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Part 2: Change the Present Windows Account Picture

After adding the picture to your Windows 10 account, you can change the present account picture. How to change profile picture? Please move on!

Step 1: Move to Your info section by using the Step 1 to Step 3 of the above part. Then you will see the picture below.

view the present Windows 10 account picture

Step 2: To change user account picture Windows 10 to the newly uploaded image, you just need to click on that image. Then Windows 10 change account picture automatically.

change account picture Windows 10

As you see, it is very easy to change user account picture Windows 10. The whole process only takes a few steps.

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Part 3: Delete Unused Windows Account Pictures

After changing to the favorite, you can delete the previous Windows 10 account picture if you want. Here is the tutorial for you.

Step 1: Open Windows Explorer by holding the Windows and E keys.

open file explorer via keyboard shortcut

Step 2: Type the path below in the address bar of the File Explorer.

Note: You need to replace the Username with your account name.


Step 3: After that, you will be taken to the folder that contains your Windows 10 account photos.

Step 4: Right-click the picture you want to remove and click Delete in the prompted menu.

Tip: If your pictures more than one, hold the Ctrl key and click on all the picture to remove. Then right-click on the highlighted content and choose the Delete option in the pop-up menu.

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