Change profile picture

Wattpad allows you to change your profile picture at any point as a way to personalize your profile and keep it fresh!

Before changing your picture, please ensure the following:

  • Wattpad has access to your photos if you are on the App. This can be verified in your device settings.

Photo Permissions on iOS & Android

iOS:

  1. Open the Settings app, swipe down and choose Privacy
  2. Next tap Photos
  3. Now you’ll see a list of all the third-party apps with read/write access to Photos
  4. Tap on Wattpad to change its permission to Read & Write

 Android:

  1. On your Android device, open the Settings app.
  2. Tap Apps & notifications.
  3. Tap the app you want to update.
  4. Tap Permissions.
  5. Choose which permissions you want the app to have, like Camera or Phone.
  • The file you upload is a jpg. or gif file, around 512x512 and does not exceed 1MB
  • The image selected is not any restricted material. You can learn more about restricted material in our Content Guidelines.

Select a platform for more details.

On Web

Option 1
  1. Click on your username at the top right corner 
  2. Click on Edit Profile
  3. Click on the camera icon
  4. Select a photo
  5. Click Open

Option 2: 

  1. Click your username in the upper right-hand corner
  2. Select Settings
  3. Under your Profile Picture, click Change
  4. Click Choose File
  5. Select a photo
  6. Click Open
  7. Select Save at the bottom of the page

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On iOS

Option 1:

  1. Tap on  profileicon.png
  2. Tap on your profile picture
  3. Select either Take Photo or Choose existing.
    • Take photo: Take a photo and then tap Use Photo
    • Choose existing: Select a photo then tap Choose

 Option 2:

  1. Tap on  profileicon.png
  2. Tap on propercog.png in the upper left-hand corner
  3. Select Edit Profile
  4. Tap on Update Photo
  5. Select either Take Photo or Choose existing.
    • Take photo: Take a photo and then tap Use Photo
    • Choose existing: Select a photo then tap Choose

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On Android

Option 1:

  1. Tap on  profileicon.png
  2. Tap on your profile picture
  3. Select Profile picture
    • Select a photo then tap Choose

 Option 2:

  1. Tap on  profileicon.png
  2. Tap on the  propercog.png  in the upper right-hand corner
  3. Select Account Settings
  4. Tap on Profile Picture
  5. Select Open From:
    • Select a photo then tap Choose

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