Change Background Picture

Personalize your profile even more by adding a background picture!

Select a platform for more details.

On iOS

  1. Go to your profile (Tap on the person icon)
  2. Tap on the gear icon in the upper left-hand corner
  3. Select Edit Profile
  4. Tap Set Header Image
  5. Select either Take Photo or Choose existing
    • Take Photo: Take a photo, then tap Use Photo
    • Choose existing: Select a photo, then tap Choose

On Android

  1. Go to your profile (Tap on the person icon)
  2. Tap on the gear icon in the upper right-hand corner
  3. Select Account Settings
  4. Tap on Background picture
  5. Choose your photo by tapping on it

On Windows phone

  1. Tap on the 3 horizontal lines
  2. Select Settings
  3. Press Edit Profile
  4. Tap on Set Header Image
  5. Take a photo or choose an existing one
    1. Take Photo: Tap on the camera icon, take a photo, then select Accept
    2. Choose existing: Select a photo by tapping on it
  6. Tap the disc icon (Save) at the bottom of the page

On Web

  1. Go to your profile
  2. Click on Edit Profile
  3. Select Change Background Image
  4. Press Save Changes
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    Mine says
    "To change, please access your account using a full web browser." I don't get it I can't do it on the app either

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    So does mine. :/

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    It keeps saying "Background image is not valid" I know how to put the background in but it keeps saying that. Help?

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    Same here, mine keeps saying "Background image in not valid." Please help!

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    Same here^.
    So how do you change on mobile (iphone)

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    Same here
    I know how to change my background but it wont. it just keeps saying background image is not valid. It doesn't matter what pic i use i still keep getting the same result. HELP!!!

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    I have the same problem like ugh! Now i have an ugly gray wallpaper as my background on the app ._.

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    i didn't get because they say 'BACKGROUND IMAGE IS NOT INVALID' but how?? -_-

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    Please help me :( i need your answer now !!!!!!!!!! >.<

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    you make me disappoint -_- sorry!

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    I tried to change my background but I keeps saying ‘Background image is not valid’

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    Mine says to change please access your account using a full web browser

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    Whenever I try uploading a new background image, it keeps saying "Background image is not valid."

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    It says my background image isn't valid. Help?

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    Mine says that my picture is invalid and I now have an ugly grey background and I don't know how to fix it. URGH!

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    Same here . . :(
    I don't no what to do :(

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    yeah mine says invalid too even though its less than 1MB

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    yeah me too

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    Yuh it's just useless why can't I get a background picture using a phone?!

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    Mine just won't upload. If doesn't say background is invalid. It just won't change. :(

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