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Uploading a Profile Picture to Blackboard

Blackboard allows users to upload a profile picture that will appear next to the user's name in various areas of Blackboard. A profile picture adds a personal dimension to tools, such as the discussion board, and allows other users to associate individuals' names with faces.

Access Personal Information Settings

From the My Institution page, click the Personal Information link.

Click the Personalize My Settings link.

Add Avatar Image

1. Select Use custom avatar image.

2. Click the Browse My Computer button to find the image you want to use on your computer.

3. Click Submit.


You will now see your profile image in compatible areas within each of your Blackboard courses.