Changing the Office 365 profile picture

I get asked occasionally how to change the Office 365 profile picture. It's not very hard, but the place to do it can seem a bit hidden.

The following steps will change your Office 365 profile picture. After making these changes, it can take 10-15 minutes for all of the server to sync up, but after that, the new picture should be visible by everyone in your organization using both Outlook and Office 365.

  1. Log into the Office 365 Portal.
  2. Then look to the top right of the pane (where my picture is in the below picture):

  1. Click on the picture, you should get something like the following. Underneath the picture is a “change” link to change the picture. This will prompt you to upload a new picture.