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Faculty and Students - Adding a Profile Picture In Blackboard



Faculty and Students - Adding a Profile Picture in Blackboard

Adding a profile picture in Blackboard personalizes your experience and helps add a face to a name. Instructors and Students are able to add a profile picture in Blackboard. 


1. Log into Blackboard.  
2. Click on your name in the upper right-hand corner of the window.  

3. On the menu that drops down, click Settings at the bottom.  

4. Select Personal Information.

5. On the Personal Information page, select Personalize My Settings  


5. Next to Display Options, select the radio button for Use custom avatar image.

Below the Avatar Image next to Attach File, select the Browse My Computer button to attach a picture that is saved on your computer. 

Search for the image you want to add on your computer and click Open. 


6. The name of the image you selected will appear next to Selected File.


7. Click Submit at the bottom of the page when you are done adding your image. 

A green confirmation bar will appear at the top of the page when your image has been added successfully. 

The image you added will also be visible by your name in the upper right corner of Blackboard. 



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