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How can I upload a profile photo to my Brightspace account?

A profile picture is a visual representation of the user—often, but not always, a photograph of the user—that appears next to the user’s name throughout Brightspace. These images are sometimes referred to as avatars.

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1) To add a profile picture, log on your Brightspace account. In the top right corner, click your name.


2) Click Profile.


3) Click on Change Picture.


4) Either select your image from My Computer, My Locker, or upload from elsewhere on your computer. Click Add then Save.