iPhone/iPad: Settings > [your name] > Edit in the Apple ID profile photo > Take Photo or Choose Photo > Choose.

Mac: Apple menu > System Preferences > Edit (in Apple ID profile photo next to name) > choose source of the photo > Save.

iCloud: iCloud’s site > log in > Account Settings > Edit in Apple ID profile photo next to name > drag a photo into the box > Done.

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How Can You Change Your Apple ID Profile Photo?

A lot of products utilise your Apple ID profile photo. It appears in Apple products’ email inboxes, in the Settings app, and in the App Store, among other places. However, you are not obligated to use the photo you choose while setting up your device. You may change the photo and Update Your Apple ID Profile to give it a new appearance.

Almost each device where your Apple ID profile photo is displayed allows you to alter it. Here are three distinct methods to change your Apple ID’s appearance.

How to Change Your Apple ID Profile Photo on iPhone or iPad

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap [your name].
  3. Click Edit in the photo at the top of the screen.
Update Your Apple ID Profile
  1. Tap Snap Photo to take a selfie right now, Choose Photo to choose a photo from your Photos app, or Explore to browse images from your Files app.
  2. Make sure the part you wish to utilise is in the frame of the photo. In the following part, we’ll go through how to modify your profile photo.
Update Your Apple ID Profile
  1. Tap Choose.

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How to Update Your Apple ID Profile Photo on a Mac

If you want to change your Apple ID Profile photo from your Mac computer, you can do that, too.

  1. Click the Apple menu.
  2. Click System Preferences.
edit system preferences
  1. Hover your cursor over your profile photo or symbol in the window’s top left corner.
  1. Click Edit.
  2. Choose from the pre-loaded photographs in Default, snap a selfie with Camera, browse your Photos app with Photos, or use the Photo Booth app to take a selfie. If you’re taking a selfie, be sure it’s in the frame the way you want it.
Update Your Apple ID Profile
  1. Click Save.

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How to Update Your Profile Photo on iCloud.com

If you don’t have access to a Mac computer, you may alter your Apple ID Profile image from any computer using iCloud. Here’s how to do it.

  1. Go to iCloud.com and log in with the Apple ID whose profile photo you want to change.
  2. Click Account Settings.
Account settings panel
  1. Hover the mouse over your profile photo or icon in the top left corner.
  2. Click Edit.
Update Your Apple ID Profile
  1. Drag a photo into the frame and position it in the way you want it.
  2. Click Done.

Your profile photo isn’t the only part of your Apple ID you can change. You can also edit your billing address, payment information, and much more.

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Your profile photo isn’t the only part of your Apple ID you can change. You can also edit your billing address, payment information, and much more.

Can You Edit Your Apple ID Profile Picture?

You have some influence over the appearance of your Apple ID profile photo. A photo-editing application is required if you wish to perform any substantial editing, such as applying filters and effects or adding text. Most Apple ID profile photographs, however, may be customised in terms of location, size, and zoom. Here’s how to do it:

  1. Using any of the instructions above, follow the steps up to the point where you have added a photo and it’s showing in the circular frame.
  2. You can move the position of the picture in the frame by dragging it around. The section in grey edges of the window won’t be used.
  3. You can also zoom in on the photo to focus on a particular aspect of it. Do this on the iPhone and iPad by pinching and zooming. On the Mac and iCloud, drag the slider left and right to enlarge or shrink the picture.

FAQ

How do I change my Apple ID?

Go to the official Apple ID webpage and select Apple ID to alter the email address connected with your Apple ID. In the box, type the new email address. If you use a third-party provider (such as Google or Yahoo), you’ll get a confirmation notification that you must respond to before the move is complete.

How do I reset my Apple ID password?

The quickest way to reset your Apple ID password is to go to the iCloud site (icloud.com) and click the Forgot Apple ID or password link. You can also change your password on your iPhone: Go to Settings > your name > Password & Security > Change Password. On a Mac, go to System Preferences > Apple ID > Password & Security > Change Password.

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