Upload a profile photo

Your profile photo helps your team to identify you in Slack. And if your photo is clear, it'll be easier for someone to pick you out in a crowd or a meeting!


Add a profile photo

Desktop

iOS

Android

  1. From your desktop, click on your profile picture in the top right.
  2. Select View profile from the menu.
  3. Click on  Edit profile.
  4. Under Profile photo, click on Upload an image.
  5. Select a photo.
  6. Adjust the framing, then click on Save.
  7. Click on Save changes.
  1. Tap the  You tab at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap View profile.
  3. Tap Edit profile.
  4. Tap the profile picture in the top left.
  5. Take a photo or upload one from your device.
  6. Crop the photo if you need to, then tap Choose.
  7. Tap Save.
  1. Tap the  You tab at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Tap View profile.
  3. Tap Edit profile.
  4. Tap the profile picture in the top left.
  5. Take a photo or upload one from your device.
  6. Wait a moment for your profile to update.
  7. Tap the  close icon in the top left.

Say cheese! Your profile picture should be a minimum of 512x512 pixels, but no larger than 1024x1024 pixels.

Note: If your Slack email address is the same one used for your Gravatar account, your Slack profile picture will be your Gravatar. If you'd like to change your photo, upload a new one to Slack.


Remove a profile photo

You can remove your profile photo from Slack on the desktop app or browser, but it's not currently possible to do this from our mobile apps.

  1. From your desktop, click on your profile picture in the top right.
  2. Select View profile from the menu.
  3. Click on  Edit profile.
  4. Below your photo, select Remove photo.
  5. Click on Yes, remove photo.
  6. Click on Save changes.

Note: Your profile photo may be viewable to people outside your workspace – for example, to help identify you to invited members or in a shared channel