Article ID : S500024789 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

How do I set the picture of a user account in Windows 8?

How do I include a picture of a user account in Windows 8?

    Windows 8 operating includes a customization option to allow the user to include a picture with their user account.

    1. Launch Charms by placing the cursor to the top right hand or bottom left hand corner.
      • Note: Shortcut to Charms is <Windows> key + C.
    2. Select Settings.
       
    3. Select PC settings.
       
    4. Select Personalize.
       
    5. Select Account Pictures.
       
    6. Select Browse and then select Camera if you would like to take a picture using a camera.
       
    7. Select the desire picture.
    8. Select Choose image.
    9. The selected picture will now appear on your account.